Newseum and Newseum Institute Appoint New Trustees


Karen Appleton Page, R. David Edelman, Murray Garnick and Julie Henderson Join the Boards of Trustees of the Newseum and Newseum Institute.
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Newseum Opens ‘1967: Civil Rights at 50’

“1967: Civil Rights at 50”

Exhibit tells the story of the rise of the Black Panther Party and the turbulent events of 1967.
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Tim Cook Named Recipient of the Free Expression Award

Tim Cook

Cook to be honored at Free Expression Awards Dinner April 18 at the Newseum.
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Newseum to Host TEDx Pennsylvania Avenue

TEDx Pennsylvania Avenue

The event will feature cutting-edge presentations from leaders in philanthropy, technology, government, journalism and more.
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Newseum Names Sergio Furman Senior Vice President, Chief Development Officer

Sergio Furman

Sergio Furman joins the Newseum from the Wildlife Conservation Society.
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‘Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics’ Opens Jan. 13

“Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics”

New exhibit showcasing the intersection of music and politics will be on display through July 31.
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Newseum Announces Recipients of the 2017 Free Expression Awards

2017 Free Expression Awards

The honorees will be recognized at a celebration April 18 at the Newseum.
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Herbst WSJ Op-Ed: Demand Will Have to Solve Fake News Problem

Jeffrey Herbst

Newseum president and CEO Jeffrey Herbst, writes about the rise, prevalence and consequences of fake news that is infiltrating the mainstream media — and the incontestable demand for this type of information.
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Newseum Joins With the Make-A-Wish® Foundation to Grant Child’s Wish


Newseum visitors can witness a dramatic rescue of the city’s sports mascots by 5-year-old Kaheem, whose wish is to become a superhero.
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Is There a Santa Claus? Yes, Virginia

Virginia O’Hanlon and Francis P. Church

American journalism’s best-known editorial, a timeless tribute to childhood and the Christmas spirit, marked its 119th anniversary this year.
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