Past Events

Journalists should stay optimistic, look forward, says Auletta

February 10, 2009 — At the Shorenstein Center’s brown-bag lunch, Ken Auletta, “Annals of Communications” columnist for the New Yorker, addressed the impact of the new media world on the old-media landscape. Newspapers have been struggling to find the way…

Joe Nocera calls current economic crisis ‘the great unwinding’

February 3, 2009 — At the first Shorenstein Center brown-bag lunch of the semester, Joe Nocera, business columnist for the New York Times, gave his thoughts on where the economy is headed. Beyond the layoffs, business failures, and stock-market upheaval,…

Shorenstein Center announces finalists for the 2009 Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting

January 29, 2009 — The Shorenstein Center announced that six entries were chosen as finalists for the 2009 Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting. The winner of the $25,000 prize will be named at an awards ceremony on March 17 at…

Shorenstein Center announces fellows and visiting faculty for spring 2009

January 26, 2009 – Shorenstein Center announces fellows and visiting faculty for spring 2009. The fellows are veteran journalists James O’Shea and Maralee Schwartz, NYU’s Mitchell Stephens and Michael Traugott of the University of Michigan. Nicco Mele, with the IOP…