The Big Island Press Club (BIPC) awards its annual meritorious Torch of Light Award to the team of scientists at USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory and the Lava Tube dishonor award to state Chief Elections Officer Scott Nago. The Torch of Light award is given to an individual or organization which brightens the public’s right to know while the Lava Tube dishonor is given for a lack of communication and keeping the public in the dark.
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Chad Farias, incoming complex area superintendent for Ka‘u-Keaau-Pahoa, talks to reporters about students visiting the lava flow site Monday morning (Dec 8). Photography by Baron Sekiya | Hawaii 24/7
It’s time to honor the 2014 recipients of the Big Island Press Club scholarship awards.
The winners have been chosen and now we gather for a collegial evening in Hilo to fete them. No-host mixer begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by a dinner buffet.
Guest speaker is Erika Engle, a former BIPC scholarship recipient and business reporter for the Star-Advertiser.
Big Island Press Club hosts a social media talk focusing on how to the most out of LinkedIn.
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How to use LinkedIn to generate sales leads and find your next job.
Free and open to the public.
The Big Island Press Club has given the Democratic Party House District 5 Council the dubious honor of the 2013 Lava Tube Award for its behind-closed-doors handling of a special election naming three nominees to replace Rep. Denny Coffman, who left in the middle of his term. District 5 covers Kailua- Kona, Kealakekua, Captain Cook, […]
The Big Island Press Club is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for eligible students pursuing higher education in the field of journalism or a related field.
The Big Island Press Club (BIPC) social media committee will hold its first event on Thursday, Jan. 30, from 5:00 – 6:30 pm at Country Coffee at Rainbow Falls in Hilo in partnership with the Social Media Club Hawaii (SMCHI). This is an informal gathering of BIPC to meet one another as well as learn […]