Events & Programs

Gallery Talk: 2018 Pulitzer Prize Winners

2018 Pulitzer Prize Winners Announced
When: May 31, 2018 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Pulitzer Prize Photographs Gallery, Level 1, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

#gallery-1 {background-color:#cccccc;} Adnan Abidi and Ryan Kelly, winners of the 2018 Pulitzer Prizes for breaking news and feature photography, talk about their award-winning work. Abidi is part of a team
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Inside Media: CNN’s Jake Tapper

Jake Tapper
When: June 9, 2018 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

CNN anchor and chief Washington correspondent Jake Tapper talks about his new novel, “The Hellfire Club,” a political thriller set in the 1950’s McCarthy Era in which figures such as
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Remembering the Legacy of Robert F. Kennedy

Robert F. Kennedy: Ripples of Hope
When: June 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Kerry Kennedy, daughter of Robert F. Kennedy, shares personal remembrances of her father and discusses the influence that he continues to have on the issues at the heart of America’s
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World Press Freedom Day 2018

World Press Freedom Day 2018
When: May 3, 2018 all-day
Where: Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Every year, May 3 is celebrated worldwide as World Press Freedom Day to remind citizens and governments of the importance of a free and fair press and to honor journalists
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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 Freedom Forum Institute will host the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) Summer Religious Studies Institute at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The
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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

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

To commemorate Law Day, the Freedom Forum Institute presents a special program featuring Rod Rosenstein, deputy attorney general of the United States, in a wide-ranging discussion on the rule of
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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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