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ASU Students Create Amazon Alexa Skill Focusing on Sustainability

April 20, 2018
For Earth Day, two ASU students have developed a feature for Amazon’s line of Echo smart speakers that provides daily sustainability tips.

Cronkite School Featured on Jeopardy!

April 17, 2018

ASU's Cronkite School was featured as a question on the television game show Jeopardy!

Innovative Cronkite Students Play Key Role in Pulitzer-winning Project

April 16, 2018

ASU students at the Cronkite School were part of a groundbreaking USA Today Network project that won a Pulitzer Prize in Explanatory Reporting today.

GlobalSport Matters Website to Examine Sports, Society Across the Globe

April 13, 2018

ASU's Cronkite School is looking to expand that connection with the launch GlobalSport Matters, a new website that looks at the intersection of sport and society across the globe.

NCDJ Opens Ruderman Foundation Contest Recognizing Excellence in Disability Reporting

April 6, 2018

The National Center on Disability and Journalism is accepting entries for the 2018 Ruderman Foundation Awards for Excellence in Reporting on Disability. The Ruderman contest is the only journalism contest devoted exclusively to disability coverage.

‘Face The Nation’ Moderator Margaret Brennan to Address Cronkite Graduates

March 30, 2018

Margaret Brennan, moderator of CBS News' "Face the Nation" and CBS News' senior foreign affairs correspondent, will deliver the keynote speech at the spring 2018 convocation of ASU's Cronkite School.

Pulitzer Winner Carol D. Leonnig to Give Schatt Memorial Lecture

March 28, 2018

Carol D. Leonnig, the Washington Post reporter who won a Pulitzer Prize for her coverage of security lapses within the Secret Service, will deliver the 12th annual Paul J. Schatt Memorial Lecture at ASU's Cronkite School.

RIESTER Advertising and Public Relations Agency Makes Major Gift to Support Cronkite School

March 22, 2018

The owners of RIESTER, one of the region’s leading advertising and digital marketing firms, today made a six-figure gift to support students and programs at ASU's Cronkite School.

Cronkite School Finals Week

April 22, 2018 - 12:00pm to April 27, 2018 - 6:00pm

During the final week of classes, the Cronkite School keeps a variety of computer labs (352, 354, 356, 660) and editing bays (320, 662) open and accessible 24/7 for students finishing end-of-...

Getting It Right: The Art of Investigative Reporting

April 23, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Paul J. Schatt Memorial Lecture

Carol Leonnig, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter at The Washington Post, discusses investigative journalism with Leonard Downie Jr., Weil Family Professor of Journalism and former executive editor...

Spring 2018 Convocation

May 8, 2018 - 7:00pm

The Cronkite School's spring 2018 convocation ceremony is held on Tuesday, May 8, at 7 p.m. at Comerica Theatre. Doors open at 6 p.m.

The processional begins promptly at 7 p.m. Degree...

Summer Journalism Institute 2018

June 3, 2018 - 8:00am to June 15, 2018 - 12:00pm

For two weeks every summer, the Cronkite School brings high school students to ASU for intensive, hands-on experiences in broadcast and print journalism. The students come from Arizona and several...

High School Media Innovation Camp 2018

June 17, 2018 - 8:00am to June 29, 2018 - 12:00pm

A special summer program for high school students interested in experimenting with the latest technology used by journalists and media professionals.

This on-campus residential experience...

Cronkite Sports Broadcast Boot Camp 2018

July 15, 2018 - 8:00am to July 28, 2018 - 12:00pm

A special summer program designed exclusively for high school students interested in sports journalism.

This on-campus residential experience puts participants in the middle of the action,...