Past Events

Event Poster - 2021 Fall - Public Interest Technology Book Event - See event page for details

September 14, 2021

5:00pm EDT

Public Interest Technology Book Event

A conversation with "Power to the Public" authors Tara Dawson McGuinness and Hana Shank. Moderated by research director Meredith Broussard. With special guest Andreen Soley.

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Media Leak Investigations and the First Amendment - Event Poster 2021 Fall - July 13 2pm ET - See event page for details

July 13, 2021

2:00 p.m. ET

Media Leak Investigations and the First Amendment

A conversation with Ellen Nakashima from The Washington Post, Charlie Savage from The New York Times, and Gabe Rottman from the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press.

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Event Poster - 2021 Spring - Reclaiming the Narrative: Defamation Lawsuits and the 2020 Election - See event page for details

May 19, 2021

2:00 p.m. ET

Reclaiming the Narrative

Defamation Lawsuits and the 2020 Election

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NewsDoc Film Festival 2021 Poster (Read more on event page)

May 8, 2021

12:00 p.m.

NYU News Doc Film Festival 2021

The News and Documentary graduate program invites you to a film festival of student films.

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Washington Square Park

April 29, 2021

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET

Faculty in Conversation: Perri Klass and Dan Fagin

Join NYU alumni to hear Professor Perri Klass discuss her new book "A Good Time to Be Born: How Science and Public Health Gave Children a Future" with Professor Dan Fagin.

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Event Poster - FAWPublicForum: It’s a Matter of (Public) Opinion - See event page for details

April 21, 2021

12:00 p.m. ET

FAWPublicForum: It’s a Matter of (Public) Opinion

How do cultural attitudes affect our ability to speak freely?

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Event Poster - 2021 Spring - April 14, 2021, 6:30pm - 8:00pm - See event page for details

April 14, 2021

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET

Science Podcasting is People!

A conversation with Rose Eveleth (Flash Forward), Dr. Janina Jeff (In Those Genes) & Emily Kwong (Short Wave).

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Diversity Discussion: Building a Career in Network News - Event Poster - See event page for details

April 8, 2021

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Diversity Discussion: Building a Career in Network News

Join NYU Journalism professor and director of graduate studies Jason Samuels in conversation with ABC News anchor Linsey Davis.

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Event Poster - 2021 Spring - Marshall Arts & Humanities Series: Immersion Journalism - See event page for details

April 2, 2021

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET

Marshall Arts & Humanities Series: Immersion Journalism

Join Ted Conover and Margot Singer for a conversation on immersion journalism.

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Event Poster - 2021 Spring - Coded Bias: Screening + Discussion with Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya - See event page for details

April 1, 2021

4:00 p.m.

Coded Bias: Screening + Discussion with Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya

Coded Bias explores the fallout of MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini’s discovery that facial recognition does not see dark-skinned faces accurately, and her journey to push for the first-ever legislation in the U.S. to govern against bias in the algorithms that impact us all.

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Confronting Anti-Asian Hate - Event Poster - See event page for details

March 29, 2021

6:00 p.m.

Diversity Discussion: Confronting Anti-Asian Hate

Please join us as we take a deep dive into the anti-Asian hate crimes that are sweeping the nation and the effects it has on Asian American journalists and students.

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Event Poster - 2021 Spring - March 24, 2021, 6:30pm - 8:00pm - See event page for details

March 24, 2021

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET

The Toughest Audience: Writing Science-Themed Books for Young People

A conversation with Melissa Stewart, Loree Griffin Burns and Lita Judge.

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Event Poster - First Amendment Watch Public Forum: Open Courts & Racial Justice - 2021 Spring - See event page for details

March 24, 2021

2:00 p.m. ET

First Amendment Watch Public Forum: Open Courts & Racial Justice

Join First Amendment Watch and First Amendment Coalition for a conversation about the importance of access to our courts, with a special focus on the George Floyd case.

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Event Poster - 2021 Spring - March 11, 2021, 6:30pm - 8:00pm - See event page for details

March 11, 2021

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET

Crypto Journalism: Making sense of Bitcoin

A conversation with Nathaniel Popper, Neha Narula and Mike Orcutt.

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Event Poster - 2021 Spring - Dare to Speak - March 8th, 2021, 5:00pm - See event page for details

March 8, 2021

5:00pm ET

Dare to Speak: Free Speech Issues in Our Troubled Times

Join Salman Rushdie and Suzanne Nossel in a discussion on free speech with introductions by Professor Stephen Solomon.

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