Professional Experiences

Cronkite News – Broadcast

The award-winning Cronkite News broadcast airs daily on Arizona PBS, with top professionals guiding student anchors, reporters, producers and production staff.

Cronkite News – Phoenix Bureau

Students in the Cronkite News bureau in Phoenix produce stories across media platforms for 30-plus professional news outlets, covering stories from the Statehouse to the Mexico border.

Cronkite News – Washington Bureau

Students spend a semester in the nation’s capital, covering news of interest to Arizonans for Cronkite News and other print, digital and broadcast outlets.

Cronkite News – Digital Production

Students serve as Web producers for the Cronkite News website and work with students in other Cronkite bureaus to create and showcase multimedia content.

Cronkite News – Phoenix Sports Bureau

Students in the Cronkite News sports bureau in Phoenix cover MLB spring training as well as professional and collegiate sports for major news outlets across the country.

Cronkite News – LA Sports Bureau

Students spend a semester in the Los Angeles bureau focusing on professional and intercollegiate sports stories in southern California.

Reynolds Business Bureau

Business journalism students produce stories on all platforms, focusing on business, finance and the economy for Cronkite News and regional news outlets.

Carnegie-Knight News21

News21 produces investigative, multimedia projects in partnership with The Washington Post, and other major national news organizations.

New Media Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lab

An entrepreneurial digital lab teams Cronkite students with computer engineering, design and business students to create cutting-edge media products.

Public Relations Lab

A strategic communications agency puts advanced PR students to work developing campaigns and strategies for Fortune 500 companies, nonprofit organizations and other clients.

Public Insight Network Bureau

Students work with professional news organizations around the country to mine news sources, engage audiences and generate story ideas in partnership with American Public Media.

Cronkite Career Services

Cronkite Career Services arranges more than 600 student internships a year and provides job placement assistance to graduating students and alumni.

Cronkite Events

Must See Sports
Jan. 27-30: ESPN's Michael Wilbon and USA Today's Christine Brennan headline weeklong speaker series.

Border Security in the 21st Century
Jan. 28: Homeland Security Jeh C. Johnson explores U.S. border security in a special presentation.

The News en Español
Feb. 2: CNN en Español anchor Glenda Umaña discusses the growth of Spanish language news.

America’s Newest News Network
Feb. 9: Al Jazeera America President Kate O’Brian shares an insider's look at cable's newest network.

Professional Programs Night
Feb. 12: Cronkite faculty provide important student information about professional programs.

Cronkite News

Cronkite Professor Susan Clark-Johnson remembered
Susan Clark-Johnson, former executive director of Morrison Institute for Public Policy, a professor of journalism at Arizona State University, has died at age 67.

Eight, Arizona PBS Launches Expanded News and Public Affairs Lineup
Arizona PBS, part of the Cronkite School, is debuting a dramatically expanded pre-prime time news and public affairs focus.

Cronkite School ‘Hooked’ Documentary Reaches 1 Million Viewers
An estimated 1 million Arizonans tuned in last week to a documentary produced by Cronkite students on the growing perils of heroin use.

Cronkite Students to Play Important Role in Super Bowl XLIX
More than 200 Cronkite students are assisting the NFL and major media outlets, providing critical support and news coverage for Super Bowl XLIX.

National Sports Journalists Headline Super Bowl Lecture Series at Cronkite School
Some of the country’s leading figures in sports journalism, covering the Super Bowl, will take part in a special speaker series at the Cronkite School.