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Beyond Sexual Harassment: What It Takes for Women to Succeed in Media Today

Women, the Media and the Workplace

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

A discussion on important issues such as pay equity, balancing life at work and home, and making sure you’re taken seriously in the workplace. Panelists include:

  • Karen Bordeleau, former senior vice president and executive editor of The Providence Journal, who was named one of the most powerful women in Rhode Island by Rhode Island Monthly
  • Kristin Gilger, senior associate dean at Cronkite and longtime newspaper editor, who is working on a book on women leaders in journalism
  • Rashida Jones, senior vice president for specials at NBC and MSNBC, who has quickly moved through the ranks at one of the country’s top news organizations
  • Jennifer Kaplan, owner of Evolve PR and Marketing, who says focusing on relationships is the key to success
  • Mike Wong, director of career services at Cronkite, who places and tracks the school’s alumni

First Amendment Forum
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004