2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners Announced

Speaking from Columbia University in New York, Pulitzer Prize Administrator Mike Pride lauded the “vigorous free press” and its role in our democracy.
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Sean Spicer and Kellyanne Conway Join Newseum for Special Program

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer

The program, which will be live-streamed from the Newseum, will explore the Trump administration’s relationship with the press.
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FBI General Counsel James Baker to Speak with Newseum CEO at SXSW

CEO Jeffrey Herbst and FBI General Counsel James Baker

Baker and CEO Jeffrey Herbst will discuss the challenges of protecting First Amendment rights while maintaining national security.
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Newseum to Host Special Program on the Trump Administration’s First 100 Days

Trump at news conference

The program will convene members of the press, government officials and First Amendment advocates to discuss First Amendment challenges in the early days of the current administration.
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Newseum Nights Series Returns on April 7

The after-hours event series will kick off with “Newseum Nights: In Bloom,” a celebration of Washington, D.C.’s annual cherry blossom festival.
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Tickets to the Free Expression Awards Dinner On Sale Now

2017 Free Expression Awards

The second annual Free Expression Awards will honor those whose work defends and promotes free expression.
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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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