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Experience the Cronkite School in Washington D.C.

March 12, 2018

As part of the Ambassador Barbara Barrett and Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Washington Center Launch Event Series, the Cronkite School is hosting a panel discussion featuring some of Washington's leading journalists, followed by a tour of the new, state-of-the-art facility and reception hosted by Dean Christopher Callahan and Weil Family Professor Leonard Downie Jr. The scheduled for the evening will be as follows:

 

3:30-5 p.m. Experience the Cronkite School
Engage with Cronkite School leadership and meet with recent graduates to learn more about the top professional journalism school in the country. The sessions will include information about the school’s award-winning professional programs in Phoenix, Los Angeles and Washington as well as a tour of the Cronkite News – Washington Bureau.

6-7 p.m. Keynote Panel: Covering Washington in the Age of Trump
Leonard Downie Jr., the former longtime executive editor of The Washington Post who now serves as the Weil Family Professor of Journalism at the Cronkite School, moderates a panel of leading journalists who cover Washington.

  • Chloe Arensberg, senior producer, CBS This Morning
  • Ashley Parker, White House reporter, The Washington Post
  • Abby Phillip, White House correspondent, CNN

7-7:15 p.m. Tour
Explore the new state-of-the-art Barrett and O’Connor Center in this tour with Cronkite School leadership. The tour will include the Cronkite News – Washington Bureau, the McCain Institute and more.

7:15-8:30 p.m. Reception
Talk with journalists as well as alumni, students and friends of the Cronkite School over complimentary drinks and hors-d'oeuvres. Hosted by Dean Christopher Callahan and Weil Family Professor Leonard Downie Jr.

Note: This is an invite-only event. Please contact Amber Back at amber.back@asu.edu  for more information.

Ambassador Barbara Barrett & Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Washington Center
Event Pavilion
1800 I St. NW
Washington, D.C., 20006