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Addiction: Behind the Making of a New NOVA Documentary

October 22, 2018 - 7:00pm

Must See Mondays

Sarah Holt, producer, writer and director of Holt Productions, offers a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to make a documentary for NOVA on PBS. The talk includes an introduction by Professor of Practice Peter Byck, a documentary filmmaker.

Cronkite Night at the Movies: “All the President’s Men”

October 24, 2018 - 7:00pm

Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman star in the film adaptation of Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein’s seminal book, which details the journalists’ reporting that led to the revelation of the Watergate scandal.

The film is introduced by Associate Professor Joseph Russomanno.

Religion, Journalism and Democracy

October 29, 2018 - 7:00pm
Must See Mondays

Daniel Burke, religion editor at CNN, explores the intersections between religion, journalism and democracy in this talk sponsored by the Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism and International Affairs. The talk includes John Carlson, director and associate professor at the Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict, and Kristin Gilger, Cronkite senior associate dean.

Cronkite Night at the Movies: “The Most Dangerous Man in America”

October 31, 2018 - 7:00pm

In 1971, Daniel Ellsberg, a high-level Pentagon official, shook America when he smuggled a top-secret Pentagon study to The New York Times that showed how five presidents lied to the American people about the Vietnam War.

The film includes an introduction by Lecturer Michael Casavantes.

90-Minute Mastery: Advanced Video Editing and Graphics

November 2, 2018 - 10:30am

Director of Studio Production Jim Jacoby walks through next-level video and motion graphics editing in Adobe Premiere and After Effects.

Cronkite Day

November 2, 2018 - 2:30pm to 7:00pm

Take part in the Cronkite School's annual Homecoming celebration with alumni, students, faculty and friends. Cronkite Day features discussions and networking opportunities as well as games, food and fun. The half-day event is free to attend.

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Global Corporate Communications

November 5, 2018 - 7:00pm

Must See Mondays

Cronkite alumna Laura Anderson (’97), vice president of global marketing and communications and general manager of global communications at Intel Corp., discusses corporate communications in Silicon Valley.

Cronkite Night at the Movies: “The Paper”

November 7, 2018 - 7:00pm

Michael Keaton stars as Henry Hackett, a New York City tabloid editor, who confronts the difficulties of being a journalist in the media capital of the world.

The screening includes an introduction from Associate Dean Mark Lodato.

Cronkite Night at the Movies: “Anchorman”

November 14, 2018 - 7:00pm

In “Anchorman,” Ron Burgundy is San Diego's top-rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting era of the 1970s, but that's all about to change when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor.

The film includes an introduction by Ethics and Excellence Professor of Practice Jessica Pucci.

What to Know Before You Sign: Contracts and Negotiations

November 16, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Special 90-Minute Mastery

Navigating your first job offer? Bring your questions about salaries, terms, contracts and more to an in-depth discussion with veteran journalists and media executives.

Barlett & Steele Awards: The Best in Investigative Business Journalism

November 19, 2018 - 7:00pm

Must See Mondays

The winners of the 2018 Barlett & Steele Awards share their award-winning investigations with Professor Andrew Leckey, president, Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism.

Hate in America: A Carnegie-Knight News21 Investigation

November 26, 2018 - 7:00pm

Must See Mondays

News21 Executive Editor Jacquee Petchel and fellows present their in-depth national investigation into hate crimes.

Cronkite Fall 2018 Convocation

December 11, 2018 - 7:00pm

The Cronkite School's fall 2018 convocation ceremony is held on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 7 p.m. at ASU Gammage. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Graduates arrive at Gammage beginning at 6 p.m. There is signage directing the graduates to the lineup area for the processional. The processional begins promptly at 7 p.m. Degree candidates' names are read as they cross the stage to receive personal congratulations from Dean Christopher Callahan.

For details on ASU’s university-wide commencement ceremonies, visit