Cronkite Events

This is a schedule of events sponsored by the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.

For more information, contact Megan Calcote at 602.496.7845 or megan.calcote@asu.edu.

Aug. 17, 2014
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Join Cronkite School Dean Christopher Callahan, faculty and staff for the school's fall welcome event.

Light lunch will be served. Families are welcome to attend.

Students: You'll learn how to get immediately involved in the life of the school. We'll tell you about internship and job opportunities as well as the rich professional experiences at Cronkite, including the new sports bureau in Los Angeles.

Parents: This is a chance to get to know our deans and ask them any questions. Plus, you'll learn how the Cronkite School builds student success, and how you can get involved with other parents and the school.

Fall Welcome will take place after move-in and after the campus-wide parents reception.

RSVP for this event below.

Eventbrite - Cronkite School Fall Welcome 2014

First Amendment Forum
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Aug. 25, 2014
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Cronkite School freshmen and incoming transfer students are invited to this annual event designed to help students connect with the numerous opportunities to get involved immediately at the Cronkite School. Connect with student media outlets including the campus newspaper, online news site, campus radio station and sports broadcasting extracurriculars. Meet the leaders of student organizations including student chapters of professional organizations and clubs like sports journalism, photojournalism and fashion journalism. Plus, learn about internship opportunities, talk with advisers and get to know other students new to the Cronkite School.

Eventbrite - New Student Reception 2014

First Amendment Forum
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Sept. 12, 2014 - Nov. 14, 2014

Have an idea for an entrepreneurial project or digital product? Stuck on a code challenge or need help building your website?

The Cronkite School’s New Media Innovation Lab opens its doors on selected Friday afternoons this fall so students, faculty and staff as well as members of the community can get help with their digital challenges.

We will have a technology entrepreneur, a developer and an instructional technologist on hand to answer your questions, assist with your project or point you to more resources.

Stop by any time between 1-4 p.m. on these Fridays:

Sept. 19
Sept. 26
Oct. 3
Oct. 31
Nov. 14

New Media Innovation Lab, Second Floor
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Oct. 6, 2014
11:30 a.m.

Honoring Robin Roberts

Join the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and the Cronkite Endowment Board of Trustees in honoring the 2014 recipient of the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, award-winning anchor of ABC’s “Good Morning America” Robin Roberts, at the 31th annual Cronkite Award Luncheon.

The annual Cronkite Award Luncheon has become one of the most anticipated events in the Valley, attracting more than 1,000 guests every year, including industry leaders from the worlds of media, politics, business and education.

For more information, visit https://cronkite.asu.edu/walter/luncheon.

For questions about the Cronkite Award Luncheon, please contact Cronkite Director of Development Liz Bernreuter at 602.496.9444 or liz.bernreuter@asu.edu.

Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel
340 N. Third St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004