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Newseum Unveils Exhibit on Fake News

Fake News

The exhibit uses eye-opening examples to show how lies and misinformation influenced the 2016 presidential election.
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Newseum’s ‘Today’s Front Pages’ Exhibit Goes Dark

WithoutNews

On Monday, as part of its #WithoutNews campaign, the Newseum also recognized journalists who died covering the news in 2016.
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NewseumED Pilots Fake News Class at Palo Alto High School

Palo Alto High School in Palo Alto, Calif.

The class, developed with student input, is aimed at improving students’ media literacy.
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Considering the Future of Journalism

Considering the Future of Journalism

On Nov. 15, the Newseum hosted a discussion with Richard Gingras, vice president of Google News, and Michael Oreskes, senior vice president of news and editorial director at NPR.
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Silicon Valley, White House South Lawn Among Recent Newseum Stops

Free Speech in the Social Media Era

Newseum plays an important role in the debate over free expression issues at the intersection of journalism and technology.
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Public panel spotlights challenges, opportunities for First Amendment rights in the new information era

“Free Speech in the Social Media Era”

The Newseum presented the panel, “Free Speech in the Social Media Era,” on Sept. 14 in Palo Alto, featuring leaders from Carnegie Mellon University, Facebook and YouTube.
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Top CNN political team marks opening of Newseum exhibit

CNN Politics Campaign 2016: Like, Share, Elect

A lively discussion at the invitation-only event explored campaign 2016, what it’s been like to cover the candidates, and the impact of social media on the election.
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Innovative CNN Politics Exhibit Now Open

CNN Politics Campaign 2016: Like, Share, Elect

Get up close and personal with campaign 2016 in this real-time exploration of the presidential election. Don’t miss special programming opening weekend!
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Open House Sessions Focus on Digital

This year’s Teacher Open House on Oct. 3 puts an extra emphasis on technology in the classroom. Alumni from our 2015 Summer Teacher Institutes will be leading sessions on how they have blended digital tools and social media into their curriculum.
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Participate Virtually in “Primarily Digital” Teacher Institutes

Summer Teacher Institute

You’re invited to participate virtually in two teacher institutes on media literacy being held in July at the Newseum.
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