Past Events

Events going all the way back to 2008, that’s right, 2008

Cronkite Career Conversations for Early-Career Alumni — Year 3

This group will help guide alumni who have been out of school for three years through career questions and challenges.

Saturday, June 18, 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.

Attend via Zoom.

Cronkite Career Conversations for Early-Career Alumni — Year 2

This group will help guide alumni who have been out of school for two years through career questions and challenges.

Saturday, June 11, 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.

Attend via Zoom.

Virtual Panel:Importance of Nonprofit Journalism in Today’s Democracy

Distinguished editors from several independent news outlets across the U.S. I-10 corridor will discuss the importance and future of nonprofit journalism, as well as other issues affecting this region.

Wednesday, June 8 at 7 a.m.

Cronkite Career Conversations for Early-Career Alumni — Year 1

This group will help guide alumni who have been out of school for one year through career questions and challenges.

Saturday, June 4, 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.

Attend via Zoom.

Third Largest Country: Eliminating Greenhouse Gas Emissions One Food Waste Solution at a Time

This student-produced film highlights efforts to end food waste in Arizona.

Friday, May 6 at 11:30 a.m.

Room 252
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Cronkite book club

Cronkite Book Club

The club will read three memoirs over the course of the semester to learn from – and be inspired by – great authors. 

Friday, April 29, Noon - 2 p.m.
Fine Tune Fridays

Fine Tune Friday: Employee Contracts

Join Cronkite Professor of Practice John Misner for a discussion about companies, roles, salaries, terms, contracts and more.

Friday, April 29 at 10:30 a.m.

Attend via Zoom. RSVP here.

Zoom In: All 1970’s Graduating Classes

Catch up with your graduating class! Zoom-In: Cronkite Nation gives you the opportunity to network with other alumni and catch up with old friends virtually.

Wednesday, April 27 at 5:30 p.m.

Attend via Zoom.
RSVP here.

2021-2022 humphrey fellows group

Humphrey Fellows Ceremony

Please join us in recognizing the 2021-2022 cohort of Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows, the 12th cohort of international and communications professionals to have completed their Cronkite fellowship program.

Wednesday, April 27 at 4 p.m.

RSVP here to attend in person. RSVP here to attend online.

Fine Tune Fridays

Fine Tune Friday: Freelancing

During this insightful discussion, three Cronkite Nation alumni will share how they broke into the freelancing market.

Friday, April 22 at 10:30 a.m.

Attend via Zoom. RSVP here.

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A conversation with Cronkite Vice Dean Susan Goldberg on how to cover the climate crisis

Symbiosis will chat with Susan Goldberg, vice dean and professor of practice at the Cronkite School and former editor in chief of National Geographic.

Thursday, April 14 at 5 p.m.

Attend via Zoom.Register here.

The 415

The 4:15

Meet and greet with four successful Cronkite Nation alums through this virtual networking series.

Wednesday, April 13 at 5 p.m.

Attend via Zoom. RSVP here.

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On The Clock & In the Media: Race, Hiring and the NFL

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication presents a dynamic panel discussion surrounding complex challenges in the NFL.

Thursday, April 7, 6 - 7:30 p.m.

First Amendment Forum
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Virtual and In-Person
Limited seating – Registration Encouraged
Click here to register

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A conversation with Cronkite Professor Kathy Corcoran on how to ethically cover violence

Symbiosis will chat with Kathy Corcoran, director of Cronkite Noticias and former Mexico and Central America bureau chief for the Associated Press.

Thursday, April 7 at 5 p.m.

Attend via Zoom. Register here.

Must See Monday: Life as a Business Journalist: Paths & Opportunities

Panel discussion featuring Cronkite alums who are pursuing successful careers as business journalists.

Monday, April 4, 6 - 7 p.m.

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

Cronkite Global

Cronkite Global Week: PhriDays discussion with Canadian International College researchers

Yasmeen Ali Eldeen Mohamed, Walaa Khozaam and Donia Tarek from Canadian International College will discuss their research during the Cronkite School's PhriDays discussion.

Friday, April 1 at 12 p.m.

Attend via Zoom.

Cronkite Global

Cronkite Global Week: Working across borders to improve narrative journalism in the Americas

Symbiosis will screen two of its signature conversations between journalists, activists and Cronkite faculty.

Thursday, March 31, 3 - 5 p.m.

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

Cronkite book club

Cronkite Book Club

The club will read three memoirs over the course of the semester to learn from – and be inspired by – great authors. 

Thursday, March 31, Noon - 2 p.m.

NBC News Associates Program Virtual Info Session

The NBC News Associates Program is a one-year-long fast-track opportunity for those interested in a career in news production. Find out more at this info session!

Thursday, March 31 at 10:30 a.m.

Attend via Zoom. RSVP here.

Zoom In: All 1980’s Graduating Classes

Catch up with your graduating class! Zoom-In: Cronkite Nation gives you the opportunity to network with other alumni and catch up with old friends virtually.

Wednesday, March 30 at 5:30 p.m.

Attend via Zoom.
RSVP here.