Pros from the Los Angeles Times and The Orange County Register are among the presenters this Saturday at the Journalism Association of Community Colleges’ SoCal Regional Conference.

Some 21 community college journalism programs are participating in the event, hosted by CSU Fullerton. Along with workshops and student panels, it includes on-the-spot competitions for students in news writing, news photo, opinion writing, editorial cartoon, critical review and copy editing.

JACC’s NorCal Regional Conference is Nov. 16 at San Jose State University.