Events & Programs

Celebrating an Icon of American Journalism: Stars and Stripes

The World’s Most Dangerous Paper Route
When: October 1, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

The Newseum and Stars and Stripes present the world premiere screening of the new documentary film, “The World’s Most Dangerous Paper Route.” The film heralds the history, heritage, and achievements
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Inside Media: President Trump’s Record on Civil Rights

Juan Williams
When: October 13, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Fox News Channel’s Juan Williams talks about his new book, “What the Hell Do You Have to Lose? Trump’s War on Civil Rights,” which delivers a critique of the president’s
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Inside Media: The Cyber Security Threat Against the United States

Dawn of the Code War
When: October 20, 2018 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

The Russian attack on the 2016 election grabbed headlines, but it’s only the latest incident of America being attacked by adversaries in cyberspace following on the heels of assaults by
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Documentary Screening: “One Vote”

“One Vote”
When: September 29, 2018 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

The Newseum presents a special screening of “One Vote.” This new documentary, filmed in five locations on Election Day 2016, captures the compelling stories of diverse American voters across the
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Remembering Alice Allison Dunnigan: Pioneering White House Reporter

Alice Dunnigan
When: September 21, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

On Sept. 21, a new sculpture of Alice Allison Dunnigan, the first African American woman to receive press credentials to cover the White House and Congress, will go on display
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Newseum Frights

Newseum Frights
When: October 26, 2018 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Get the best deal by becoming a member through the Newseum Frights promotion and receive a FREE ticket to the party ($135 value!) Purchase Tickets Calling all goblins and ghouls
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2018 Teacher Open House

2018 Teacher Open House
When: October 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Various Galleries and Spaces, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Join us for an exciting day as we preview content from an upcoming EDCollection on free speech, launch our Media Literacy Essentials EDCollection, and unveil our website’s new look and
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Exploring Religious Identity and Race Through Civil Dialogue

Community-Based Workshop
When: August 13, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Charles E. Beatley, Jr. Central Library, 5005 Duke St, Alexandria, VA 22304, USA

Alexandria is a vibrant community of many races, ethnicities, and faiths. Diverse houses of worship make up the spiritual and cultural backbone of our community; yet often, we find it
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Inside Media: The History of the American Newspaper

Patt Morrison
When: September 8, 2018 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Los Angeles Times columnist Patt Morrison talks about her new book, “Don’t Stop the Presses! Truth, Justice and the American Newspaper.” The book showcases the importance of newspapers, in both
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Media Briefing: Women Running for Office in 2018

Freedom Forum Institute, Women’s Media Center and Swanee Hunt Alternatives
When: July 25, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

On Wednesday, July 25, the Freedom Forum Institute, in collaboration with the Women’s Media Center and Swanee Hunt Alternatives, will host a media briefing on the status of a record
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