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Cronkite School Honors NBC’s Lester Holt with 36th Cronkite Award

November 4, 2019

Lester Holt, the award-winning anchor of “NBC Nightly News” and “Dateline NBC,” accepted the 2019 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism today from ASU.

News21 Wins Seventh National EPPY Award for Investigation into Disaster Recovery

October 29, 2019

For the second consecutive year, the Carnegie-Knight News21, based at ASU's Cronkite School, has won the top investigative collegiate award from Editor & Publisher magazine.

Google Chooses Cronkite School Project in North American Innovation Challenge

October 25, 2019

ASU's Cronkite School is a recipient of Google News Initiative’s first North America Innovation Challenge, a program that funds innovative projects that focus on increasing audience engagement in local newsrooms.

Media Executives Pursue Innovation for Local TV News at Cronkite

October 16, 2019

News executives from around the country returned to the Cronkite School this week to create change and innovation in local television.

PBS NewsHour West Begins Broadcasts from ASU’s Cronkite School

October 14, 2019

PBS NewsHour West, the new bureau of the “PBS NewsHour,” is producing its first broadcast on Monday, Oct. 14. In addition to producing news stories based in the western U.S., the Phoenix-based team will update PBS NewsHour’s 6 p.m. Eastern time zone broadcast for West Coast audiences.

Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Cronkite School Announce 2020 Public Media Editorial Integrity and Leadership Fellows

October 10, 2019

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting and ASU's Cronkite School are pleased to announce the second round of fellows selected to participate in the Editorial Integrity and Leadership Initiative (EILI).

ProPublica and PBS Frontline, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel and Milwaukee PBS Win Top Prizes in 2019 Schneider Disability Reporting Competition

October 9, 2019

The National Center on Disability and Journalism at ASU's Cronkite School announced the winners of the 2019 Katherine Schneider Journalism Award for Excellence in Reporting on Disability, the only journalism contest devoted exclusively to the coverage of people with disabilities and disability issues.

Kaiser Health News, ICIJ, NBC News and The Associated Press win top 2019 Barlett & Steele Journalism Awards

October 3, 2019

Kaiser Health News and an investigative team of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), NBC News and The Associated Press won the top awards in the 13th annual Barlett & Steele Awards for Investigative Journalism, the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism announced today.

Watch the NFL Games in the First Amendment Forum

November 17, 2019 - 10:00am to 9:00pm

Join Cronkite Nation in the First Amendment Forum every Sunday through NFL season! All NFL games that are broadcast locally will be played on the big screen starting at kick off.


The Prescription for Better Health Care Coverage

November 18, 2019 - 7:00pm

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Pauline Arrillaga, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation director and professor of...

DPC FestDevil

November 21, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Celebrate Homecoming at the annual block party on the ASU Downtown Phoenix campus to gear up for Saturday’s big game vs. the Oregon Ducks.

DPC Fest Devil includes free food, a photo booth...

Cronkite Alumni Reception

November 22, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Please join us for a special Cronkite Homecoming celebration. Stop by the Cronkite School’s First Amendment Forum and reconnect with Cronkite faculty, staff and Cronkite Nation alumni. Enjoy hors...

Homecoming Block Party

November 23, 2019 - 12:00am to November 24, 2019 - 12:00am

Visit us in the Cronkite School tent at the homecoming block party! Branded swag will be distributed to Cronkite Alumni. For more information on homecoming festivities, visit ASU's...