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Looking Back, Looking Forward: Downtown Devil and Career Paths

February 18, 2019 - 7:00pm
Must See Mondays

Cronkite graduates from 2012 Dan Neligh, producer at Bloomberg, Salvador Rodriguez, technology reporter at CNBC, Stephanie Snyder, engagement consultant at Hearken, and Dustin Volz, cybersecurity and intelligence reporter at The Wall Street Journal, share their paths from the Downtown Devil to some of the country’s leading media organizations. The talk is moderated by Senior Associate Dean Kristin Gilger, Reynolds Professor in Business Journalism.

Shattering the Journalistic Global Glass Ceiling

February 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
Global Conversations

Around the world, media play a powerful role in shifting gender stereotypes. Adey Tegene, a radio producer from Ethiopia, Lilan Wu, an independent journalist from China, and Dalia Younis, a TV producer and anchor from Egypt, examine the role of media in their home countries and their effect on international women’s rights.

Women in Sports Media

February 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
Must See Mondays

Sarah Spain, ESPN writer, radio host and TV personality, talks about the growth of women in sports media with moderator Paola Boivin, digital director of the Cronkite News Phoenix Sports Bureau.

The Influence of Hidden Dictatorships

February 27, 2019 - 12:00pm
Global Conversations

Sometimes, modern-day dictatorships hide in the shadows behind governmental institutions that appear democratic on the surface. Alex Gorbachev, a political journalist from Russia, and Balint Szalai, a business journalist from Hungary, share their experiences with these hybrid democracies.

Investigative Reporting and the New Howard Center, Paul Schatt Memorial Lecture

March 11, 2019 - 7:00pm
Must See Mondays

Maud Beelman, the founding executive editor of the Howard Center for Investigative Journalism at the Cronkite School, discusses the state of investigative reporting and the new center with moderator Walter V. Robinson, Edith Kinney Gaylord Visiting Professor in Investigative Journalism.

This annual event held each spring by the Cronkite School is a Paul J. Schatt Memorial Lecture, in honor of the longtime Arizona Republic editor who taught journalism at ASU for more than 30 years.

90-Minute Mastery: How to Report with All Your Senses

March 15, 2019 - 10:30am

Bring your eyes, ears, nose -- and your appetite! Writer-in-Residence Terry Greene Sterling teaches techniques for multi-sensory reporting and writing.

The Young Researchers

March 18, 2019 - 7:00pm
Must See Mondays

Assistant Professors Monica Chadha, Syed Ali Hussain, K. Hazel Kwon and Sada Reed examine the latest journalism and communications research and its impact on the profession with moderator Marianne Barrett, the Louise Solheim Professor.

90-Minute Mastery: How to Read & Negotiate a Job Contract

March 22, 2019 - 10:30am

Navigating your first job offers? Learn how to read the legalese in an in-depth discussion with a panel of Cronkite professionals. Special location: Cronkite Room 256

Borderlands: Reporting from Peru

March 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
Must See Mondays

Southwest Borderlands Initiative Professor Rick Rodriguez moderates a discussion with Cronkite students working on a depth reporting project from Peru.

Visual Storytelling in the Digital Age

April 1, 2019 - 7:00pm
Must See Mondays

Jessica Yu, Doodle team lead at Google, discusses the company’s popular changes to the Google logo to celebrate holidays and the lives of newsmakers as well as the importance of visual storytelling in this talk moderated by Innovation Chief Eric Newton.

90-Minute Mastery: Get (Digitally) Organized!

April 5, 2019 - 10:30am

Wondering how to keep all your media files straight? Instructional professional Alex Lancial teaches how to keep your hard drive clean and navigable, plus tips for speeding up video editing. Bring your hard drive!

Untold Stories Around the World

April 15, 2019 - 7:00pm
Must See Mondays

Jenna Krajeski, a freelance journalist and writer whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, The New Yorker, The Nation and The New Republic, shares her experiences reporting from around the world in this talk moderated by Assistant Dean B. William Silcock, director of Cronkite Global Initiatives.

90-Minute Mastery: Advanced Video Editing & Graphics

April 19, 2019 - 10:30am

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

Covering Health: A New Cronkite Professional Program

April 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
Must See Mondays

Christina Leonard, executive editor of Cronkite News, moderates a discussion on health journalism with the new Robert Wood Johnson Professor in Healthcare Journalism.