Events & Programs

2018 Rededication of the Journalists Memorial

Journalists Memorial Gallery
When: June 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Journalists Memorial Gallery, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Each year, the Newseum rededicates its Journalists Memorial in recognition of the dangers in the profession of journalism and those who have died in pursuit of news and information. This year’s ceremony
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NCSS 2018 Summer Religious Studies Institute

National Council for the Social Studies
When: July 10, 2018 @ 1:30 pm – July 12, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Where: Religious Freedom Center, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

The Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum Institute will host the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) Summer Religious Studies Institute at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The program,
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Knight Commission Spring Meeting

The Knight Commission
When: May 7, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 1:15 pm
Where: Knight Conference Center, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

The Knight Commission, which promotes reforms to strengthen and support the educational mission of college athletics, will hear from a diverse group of panelists, including NCAA Chief Legal Officer Donald
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Equality in the Newsroom: Ending Sexual Harassment & Redefining Respect

When: April 25, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Press Forward and the Newseum Institute’s Power Shift Project present a two-part conversation on creating equality in newsrooms. The discussion will focus on ending sexual harassment, redefining respect, newsroom leadership
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A Law Day Conversation with Rod Rosenstein, Deputy Attorney General of the United States (Sold Out)

When: May 1, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

This Event is Sold Out To join the wait list, click here. If you are a Friends of the First Amendment Society member, Corporate Member or Foundation donor and would
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Inside Media: The Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.

James Swanson
When: April 28, 2018 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Author James Swanson talks about his new book, “Chasing King’s Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Assassin,” which chronicles the assassination of the nation’s most celebrated civil rights
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Photography Day at the Newseum

Nikon Photography Day
When: April 7, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Pictures of the Year International The Newseum presents a day of programs and activities celebrating its newest exhibit “Pictures of the Year: 75 Years of
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Witnessing and Reporting Tragedy: The Student Journalists of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
When: March 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater (doors open at 1:30 p.m.), 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Student journalists from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., recount their experiences witnessing and reporting on the Feb. 14, 2018, shooting that killed 17 of their fellow students
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California, Coerced Speech and the Court: A Panel Discussion on NIFLA v Becerra

Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF)
When: March 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Knight Conference Center, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

In the upcoming case National Institute of Family and Life Advocates (NIFLA) v. Becerra, the Supreme Court will decide whether California’s Reproductive FACT Act may require pro-life pregnancy centers to
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A Conversation with Jordan Klepper, host of Comedy Central’s “The Opposition w/ Jordan Klepper”

Jordan Klepper
When: March 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Jordan Klepper, host of Comedy Central’s “The Opposition w/ Jordan Klepper,” appears at the Newseum to discuss his daily late-night series and his longstanding focus on common-sense gun reform. As
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