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Veteran Journalists to Lead Enhanced Regional Health Care News, Join Cronkite School as Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Professors of Practice

July 18, 2019

An award-winning national editor for The Associated Press and a five-time Emmy Award-winning journalist are joining a Cronkite School effort to provide quality health news for underserved residents across the Southwest and to create a new cadre of health care journalists.

High School Students to Receive Hands-On Experience at Sports Broadcast Boot Camp

July 12, 2019

Thirty-two high school students from 17 states are coming to ASU's Cronkite School for two weeks of learning, discussions and hands-on experiences in sports journalism.

ASU Honors NBC’s Lester Holt with Cronkite Award

July 9, 2019

Lester Holt, the award-winning journalist and anchor of “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,” will be the 2019 recipient of the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, Arizona State University officials announced today.

Award-Winning Television Executives to Lead Content and Strategy at Arizona PBS

July 8, 2019

Two of the nation’s leading television executives and creative strategists are joining Arizona PBS.

New Book Captures Rise of Women Leaders in News

July 5, 2019

A new book by two ASU professors chronicles the rise of women in America’s newsrooms and lessons about what it takes to lead in a traditionally male-dominated industry that has been rocked by the #MeToo movement.

Public Relations Specialist Joins Cronkite School, Arizona PBS as Director of Communications

July 1, 2019

Chris Fiscus, an experienced public relations and journalism professional, is joining ASU's Cronkite School and Arizona PBS as director of communications.

Cronkite Students Place in National Journalism Contests

June 26, 2019

ASU students at the Cronkite School took home dozens of awards and recognitions in radio, public relations and digital media for their work during the 2018-2019 academic year.

Carnegie-Knight News21 Wins Third Straight Murrow Award for 'Hate in America' Project

June 17, 2019

Carnegie-Knight News21, the multi-university, in-depth journalism collaborative based at ASU's Cronkite School, has won the Student Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Digital Reporting for a third consecutive year.

Cronkite School Fall Welcome

August 18, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:30pm

The Cronkite School welcomes incoming students, parents and families to its annual welcome event. The event offers students and families an opportunity to meet with Dean Christopher Callahan and...

Cronkite Village Residential College Welcome

August 20, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:30pm

Meet the director of student success, school leaders and other new students while learning about upcoming events for the Cronkite residential community. Lunch will be served. Transportation to...

Cronkite Student Organization Night

August 27, 2019 - 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 campus...

ASU Night at the D-backs

August 30, 2019 - 6:40pm

"Make your way to Chase Field as the Arizona Diamondbacks welcome the ASU freshman class and community as they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers. Tickets are $2 and can be claimed the day of the...

90-Minute Mastery: Seeking & Sourcing Scholarly Research

September 13, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Assistant Professor Monica Chadha dispels the mystery of academic research with pointers on how to find...

90-Minute Mastery: Speak Up! Improving Your Vocal Delivery

September 27, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Want to strengthen your voice for TV, radio, podcasting and presentations? Arizona PBS Executive Producer ...