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High School Students Come to Cronkite for Sports Broadcast Boot Camp

July 20, 2017

Thirty-one high school students from 15 states will report on professional sports teams and get training in sports journalism as part of the Cronkite Sports Broadcast Boot Camp at ASU.

NY Times Correspondent Named ASU Southwest Borderlands Initiative Professor

July 17, 2017

Fernanda Santos, an award-winning author and southwest correspondent for The New York Times, is joining the Cronkite School as a Southwest Borderlands Initiative Professor.

Cronkite Receives Challenge Grant for Innovative Virtual-Reality Project

July 14, 2017

ASU's Cronkite School has received a grant to fund a new virtual-reality project through a news initiative from Google News Lab, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the Online News Association.

Cronkite School Receives High Praise from Journalism Accrediting Council

July 13, 2017

The Cronkite School is a “model for retention, transformative education and inclusion,” a national council said in reaccrediting the ASU program for another six years.

Cronkite Innovation Chief Explores Media Literacy

July 6, 2017

Cronkite Innovation Chief Eric Newton discusses the importance of media literacy in an interview with ASU Now.

Downie Discusses Why Journalists Use Anonymous Sources

July 5, 2017

Leonard Downie Jr., the Cronkite School's Weil Family Professor of Journalism and former executive editor of The Washington Post, explains the ethical decisions involved in keeping a source anonymous.

Cronkite Hosts Media Innovation Camp for High School Students

June 27, 2017

Twenty-two high school students from across Arizona are participating in an intensive, two-week media innovation training camp at ASU's Cronkite School.

Pulitzer-Winning NY Times Data Editor Joins Cronkite as Knight Chair

June 22, 2017

Sarah Cohen, the Pulitzer Prize-winning data editor of The New York Times and former Duke University professor, is joining the Cronkite School as the Knight Chair in Data Journalism, ASU announced Thursday.

Cronkite School Welcome Fall 2017

August 13, 2017 -
11:30am to 1:30pm

Join Cronkite Dean Christopher Callahan, faculty and staff for the school's annual welcome event. The event includes a light lunch. Families are welcome to attend.

This is a chance to get...

Cronkite Student Organization Night

August 21, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Cronkite students are invited to this annual event designed to help them connect with the numerous opportunities available at the school.

Meet with student media outlets, including the...

90-Minute Mastery: Basic Twitter Analytics

September 15, 2017 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

Ethics and Excellence Professor of Practice Jessica Pucci shows how to use performance analytics to craft stronger tweets that reach more users in this special 90-minute session for Cronkite...

90-Minute Mastery: How to Make FOIA Requests and Navigate Hurdles

September 29, 2017 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

Knight Foundation litigation attorney Adam Marshall and Cronkite News Executive Editor Kevin Dale explain how to request records and deal with denials in this special 90-minute session for...

90-Minute Mastery: Adobe After Effects

October 13, 2017 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

Jim Jacoby, television production manager of Cronkite News, offers a hands-on introduction to digital visual effects software, plus tips and tricks to enhance any video in this special 90-minute...

Family Weekend Tailgate Breakfast

October 14, 2017 -
9:00am to 11:30am

Kick off Family Weekend with the Cronkite School’s Family Weekend Tailgate Breakfast. Students and family members are invited to a high-energy breakfast with college football on the big screen....