Lesley Visser Receives 2018 Al Neuharth Award

Al Neuharth, Lesley Visser

Veteran Sports Broadcaster Lesley Visser was presented with the 2018 Al Neuharth Excellence in the Media Award on June 18.
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Wells Fargo to Sponsor Newseum Exhibit on Gay Rights

Gay Pride

$250,000 gift will support a program series and the March 2019 exhibit, “Rise Up: Stonewall and the Gay Rights Movement.”
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Newseum Pays Tribute to Journalists Who Died in 2017


On June 4 the Newseum imagines the world #WithoutNews, as it rededicates its Journalists Memorial to honor those who have died while reporting the news.
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Newseum to Add 18 Journalists to Journalists Memorial on June 4

The Today’s Front Pages display will go dark in fourth annual #WithoutNews campaign to raise awareness of threats to journalists.
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Newseum Institute Renamed Freedom Forum Institute

Freedom Forum Institute

The Institute will continue championing the First Amendment under its new name.
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‘Power to the Interns’: Creating Safer Newsrooms

See takeaways from the Newseum Institute’s “Power to the Interns” program, which focused on how universities and employers can prepare interns for work in a #MeToo world.
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Newseum Opens “The Marines and Tet” Exhibit

The Marines and Tet

The exhibit includes tactile images and audio interviews with Marines who fought in the bloodiest battle of the Vietnam War.
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2018 Free Expression Awards Recipients Announced

1968 Olympics protesters, reporters who uncovered workplace harassment to receive Newseum’s Free Expression Awards.
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