Past Events

Event Poster - 2020 Fall - False News and Fact-Checking: Information Flows During a Pandemic and Presidential Election - Oct 16, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm - See event page for details

October 16, 2020

12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

False News and Fact-Checking: Information Flows During a Pandemic and Presidential Election

Since the 2016 election, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and others have struggled to contain the spread of false and misleading information on their platforms. The COVID-19 infodemic has contributed to the problem, with “Plandemic” and other conspiracy theories reaching millions of users before the platforms can remove them.

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Event Poster - 2020 Fall - A Good Time To Be Born: A Book Discussion - See event page for details

October 15, 2020

6:00pm – 7:30pm

A Good Time To Be Born: A Book Discussion

A thrilling discussion on the fight against child mortality that transformed the way we as humans live.

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Event - 2020 Fall - Top Ten Works of Journalism of the Decade

October 14, 2020

7:00pm

Top Ten Works of Journalism of the Decade

Join us for a virtual awards ceremony announcing the top ten works of journalism of the past decade and honoring the winning creators.

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Event Poster - 2020 Fall - Watching Them Watching Us - Oct. 8, 5-6:30pm - Read event page for details

October 8, 2020

5:00pm - 6:30pm

Watching Them Watching Us: Reporting on Surveillance Capitalism

A conversation with Jillian York, Kashmir Hill and Shoshana Wodinsky.

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Event Poster - Diversity Immigration and the 2020 Presidential Election - See event page for details

September 30, 2020

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Diversity, Immigration and the 2020 Presidential Election

Join Pamela Newkirk, Suketu Mehta, and Ulrich Baer for a discussion on the diversity industry, global immigration and the upcoming election.

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Event Poster - 2020 Fall - DIGITAL FORAYS: Mediating the News: Digital Platforms & Publics - See event page for details

September 24, 2020

12:30pm - 2:00pm

DIGITAL FORAYS: Mediating the News: Digital Platforms & Publics

With Lina Attalah (Mada Masr), Josette Khalil (MEGAPHONE), Gürkan Özturan (Dokuz8 Haber), and Discussant Bilge Yeşil (CUNY - Staten Island)

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Diversity Discussion: Journalism Trauma and Self Care - Sep 23, 2020 - Event Poster (See event page for details)

September 23, 2020

6:30pm

Diversity Discussion: Journalism Trauma and Self Care

Join Bruce Shapiro, the Executive Director of the DART Center for Journalism and Trauma and Prof. Yvonne Latty, the Director of Reporting the Nation/NY in an exploration of healing from reporting on traumatic events.

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Event Poster - 2020 Spring - After COVID: Public Health, the Environment, and What's Next (See event page for details)

May 5, 2020

5:00pm - 6:30pm

After COVID: Public Health, the Environment, and What’s Next

A conversation with Ron Klain and Katharine Hayhoe via Zoom webinar.

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Event Poster - Uncertain T: A Conversation on Testosterone and Gender - Apr 8, 2020 6:00-8:00pm - See event page for details

April 8, 2020

6:00-8:00pm

Uncertain T: A Conversation on Testosterone and Gender (POSTPONED, NEW DATE TBD)

A conversation with Rebecca Jordan-Young and Christie Aschwanden.

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Event Poster - Clearing the Air: A Conversation on Vaping and Public Health - March 25th, 6:00-8:00pm - See event page for details

March 25, 2020

6:00-8:00pm

Tools of the Trade - Event Poster

March 24, 2020

3:00-6:00pm

Tools of the Trade (POSTPONED, NEW DATE TBD)

Join B&H for the ultimate equipment roadshow

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Nimesh Patel

March 12, 2020

7:00-8:30pm

Provocative Artists and Tough Crowds (POSTPONED, NEW DATE TBD)

Comedian Nimesh Patel joins First Amendment Watch and the Bipartisan Policy Center to discuss censorship on college campuses

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An Evening With Ta-Nehisi Coates - Event Poster (Information in website text)

March 5, 2020

6:00-8:00pm

An Evening With Ta-Nehisi Coates

Bestselling author Ta-Nehisi Coates will discuss his roots in community journalism, reparations, and his recent book, "The Water Dancer"

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Seeing Data - A Conversation on Visualization - Event Poster (see event page for details)

March 4, 2020

6:00-8:00pm

Seeing Data: A Conversation on Visualization

A conversation with Betsy Mason and Enrico Bertini.

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Undergraduate Journalism Open House - Event Poster

March 4, 2020

2:00-4:00pm

NYU Journalism Undergraduate Open House

Meet with Undergraduate Adviser Andrea Brown to learn more about the journalism major and minors

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