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Cronkite School Launches New Digital Media Literacy Degree

February 24, 2021

The bachelor of arts in Digital Media Literacy focuses on how to combat the spread of misinformation and disinformation through critical thinking, global awareness and ethical decision-making in the context of digital media.

'Must See Monday' Speaker Series Hosts CBS News Correspondent, Author and Journalist Wesley Lowery

February 24, 2021

Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter Wesley Lowery joined the Cronkite School for its "Must See Mondays" lecture series on Feb. 22.

Black Women Entrepreneurs Offer Advice on Building Successful Businesses

February 22, 2021

The entrepreneurs advised students to find innovative ways to overcome obstacles while creating businesses and to remember that asking for help is a strength, not a weakness.

Hackathon will Give ASU Students a Chance to Create Alexa Commands for Cronkite News

February 22, 2021

Cronkite News will host a virtual Audio Hackathon to give all Arizona State University students the opportunity to design an experience for smart devices.

Cronkite News will Use Twitch to Give Behind-the-Scenes Look at News Broadcast

February 19, 2021

Students at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University will use Twitch to show audiences how a newscast is produced, how sports teams are covered, how the weather “green screen” works and what it takes to be an anchor.

Carnegie-Knight News21 Chooses Students from 15 Universities to Investigate COVID-19 Impact

February 11, 2021
The top journalism students from 15 universities across the country have been accepted into the annual Carnegie-Knight News21 program at Arizona State University.

Pedro Gomez Fund will Honor the Memory, Impact of Beloved Baseball Reporter

February 11, 2021

The Cronkite School and Gomez’s family established the Pedro Gomez Foundation Fund to honor his memory and continue his impact on sports journalism students.

Cronkite School Teams up with the University of Oklahoma to better Serve Native American Communities

February 9, 2021

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University will partner with the University of Oklahoma’s Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication to expand coverage of indigenous communities.

The Cronkite School is rolling out an expanded roster of events to keep students connected with each other and with the outside world during the current “virtual semester.”

For a full list of social and professional activities, see our events page: https://cronkite.asu.edu/news-and-events/events.