Professors of Practice, Southwest Health Reporting

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University, a national leader in digital media education, seeks to hire two Professors of Practice to lead a new initiative covering health news for the Southwest and developing the next generation of health reporters.

The initiative is a partnership between the Cronkite School and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation designed to provide quality news and information about health-related topics and issues that impact residents of Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, Texas and California.

RWJF Southwest Health Reporting Initiative

Maureen West, Editor-in-Residence

Office: Cronkite 502E
Phone: 602.432.2453

Curriculum Vitae

JMC 301 Intermediate Reporting
MCO 502 Journalism Skills

Craig M. Allen, Associate Dean of Barrett, The Honors College, Associate Professor

Office: Room 388
Phone: 602.496.2857

Curriculum Vitae

Television Reporting, JMC 330
History of Mass Communication, MCO 418
International Mass Communication, MCO 430
Media Problems, MCO 421

Cronkite Convocation: Celebrating Your Graduation

Fall 2020 Convocation Information

Due to COVID-19 and the public health considerations that come with it, ASU is evaluating how we celebrate our fall 2020 graduates this semester. Considerations are underway and we will communicate an official plan once the university has made a decision on in-person and virtual ceremony options.

In the meantime, please review the important information below. Please continue to check back for updates.

Student Awards 2017


Announced in 2017

Arizona Press Club Awards

Community Government Reporting
First: Erica Lang, "Child abuse and maltreatment cases languish in Arizona," Cronkite News 

Cronkite Event Videos

Every semester, the Cronkite School invites thought leaders in journalism and communications to share their experiences with students and speak about careers in media, the future of journalism, and issues and trends in the industry. The recordings below capture some of these events. For a schedule of upcoming speakers at the Cronkite School, see our events page