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News from the Cronkite School

Catch up on what’s (and who’s!) new at the Cronkite School.

Heard Museum

Arizona PBS partnering with The Heard Museum to host free ‘Molly of Denali’ event

Arizona PBS and The Heard Museum are collaborating to bring Molly Mabray, the title character from the popular PBS Kids series, “Molly of Denali,” to the museum for a free event on Aug. 27.

Solutions Based Journalism Hub

Four leading journalism schools announce inaugural solutions journalism hubs

The Cronkite School will join three other leading journalism schools to become inaugural solutions journalism hubs.

Cronkite School Wins Top Honors at the 2021-2022 Hearst Journalism Awards

Cronkite School wins top honors at the 2021-2022 Hearst Journalism Awards

ASU’s Cronkite School placed third overall in the prestigious Hearst Journalism Awards program and scored in the top five in writing, photojournalism and television categories.

College athlete NIL market to be studied by joint research initiative

The non-profit NIL Education and Information Center, headed by sports industry veterans Oliver Luck and Bill Squadron, will partner with the Cronkite School to study the emerging NIL marketplace.

Malcolm Holmes to lead strategic initiatives and diversity at Cronkite School

Malcolm Holmes, an accomplished marketing and public affairs professional, will join the Cronkite School to serve as its executive director of strategic initiatives and diversity.


Cronkite School will host first CronkitePro session on Sept. 15-16

CronkitePro will host “Strategic Communication for Uncertain Times” on Sept. 15-16 at the Thunderbird School of Global Management.

Month of the Desert

Arizona PBS celebrating ‘Month of the Desert’ throughout July with trio of events around new programs with local ties

Arizona PBS today will host “Month of the Desert” – a series of community engagement opportunities planned around three new programs featuring local ties.

David Rodish

Cronkite News students win three awards at LA Press Club contest

The Cronkite School captured three awards — including two first place prizes — at the 64th annual SoCal Journalism Awards hosted by the Los Angeles Press Club.

spj award, society of professional journalists, mark of excellence

Cronkite students win most top honors at national SPJ collegiate awards

The Cronkite School and The State Press, ASU’s independent student news outlet, won the most first place awards, and most awards overall, taking top honors in seven categories.

Alex Gould

Cronkite senior wins Crowder Photojournalism Award

Alex Gould took home first place in the 2022 Greg Crowder Memorial Photojournalism Award contest.

Cronkite School Hall of Fame alumna receives President’s Award from LA Press Club

Cronkite School alumna and Hall of Fame inductee Christine Devine received the 2022 President’s Award for Impact on Media from the Los Angeles Press Club.

Sharon Bramlett-Solomon AEJMC award

Cronkite School professor honored for diversity and media research

Dr. Sharon Bramlett-Solomon was honored as the 2022 recipient of the Lionel C. Barrow Jr. Award for Distinguished Achievement in Diversity Research and Education.

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Arizona PBS premiering two-part, Ken Burns-produced documentaryon youth mental health crisis June 27 and 28 at 8 p.m.

The station also received a grant award to support future community engagement efforts related to the youth mental health crisis.

Cronkite students Madison Thomas, Andrea Villalobos and recent alumna Marcella Baietto spoke with U.S. Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken

Cronkite students, alumna reflect on opportunity to lead Media Summit of the Americas panel with Secretary Blinken

Cronkite students Madison Thomas, Andrea Villalobos and recent alumna Marcella Baietto sat down with U.S. Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken at the Media Summit of the Americas.

Reynolds Center survey shows U.S. business journalists command 37% salary premium; median 2022 salary of $66,204

The Reynolds Center has revived its annual salary survey of business journalists, last published in 2012, and expanded the survey this year to include demographic data.

Scripps Howard Foundation announces newest class of Roy W. Howard fellows

Two Cronkite graduates were selected to participate in the yearlong Roy W. Howard fellowship for emerging investigative journalists.

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken, students Marcella Baietto, Madison Thomas and Andrea Villalobos discuss a Commitment to Journalistic Freedom at the Media Summit of the Americas

Media professionals, Civil Society Leaders work toward media sustainability at first-ever Media Summit of the Americas

Journalists and civil society leaders from across the Americas gathered at the ASU California Center to participate in the first-ever Media Summit of the Americas.

Title IX

Cronkite School to partner with The 19th* for “The 19th Represents, 50 Years of Title IX” hybrid summit

The Cronkite School will serve as an academic partner for the event, collaborating with The 19th* to produce content about the 50th anniversary of Title IX.

Study of the United States Institute (SUSI)

Cronkite School to host 15 international scholars for summer residency program

The scholars will participate in the Journalism, Technology and Democracy program, part of the Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI).

AZ PBS new website

Arizona PBS launches new, user-friendly website as part of “Your Arizona Connection Starts Here” campaign

The redesigned website launches the start of “Your Arizona Connection Starts Here” Arizona PBS brand elevation campaign.