Events & Programs

The Great American Sports Page

The Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism
When: December 7, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

A number of the nation’s top sports writers, columnists and editors will gather in the Newseum’s Knight TV Studio to discuss what makes great sports journalism and who are the
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Celebrating the First Amendment and the Newseum

Newseum
When: December 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20001

The Newseum celebrates its history and legacy with a final program in the building celebrating the First Amendment and looking forward to a new chapter in the Freedom Forum’s work
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The Future of Speech Online: Technology, Empowerment and Censorship

The Future of Speech Online
When: November 15, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Where: Knight Conference Center, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

The Center for Democracy & Technology, in partnership with the Freedom Forum Institute and the Charles Koch Institute, will host “The Future of Speech Online: Technology, Empowerment and Censorship.” We
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Free Admission for Service Members

Veterans Day
When: November 9, 2019 all-day
Where: Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

As the country reflects upon the heroism, courage and sacrifice of its military service members, the Newseum once again offers free admission to veterans and active duty members of the
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Inside Media: Celebrating the FBI’s First African American Agent

James Wormley Jones
When: November 8, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

In partnership with the FBI, the Newseum marks the 100th anniversary of the hiring of James Wormley Jones, believed to have been the first African American special agent hired by
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Working Together Workshop for Photojournalists

Working Together Workshop
When: November 14, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W. Washington, DC 20001

A One-Day Workshop for Photojournalists On Sexual Harassment, Gender and Safety This innovative one-day workshop aims to create an in-person dialogue among photographers about sexual harassment, gender and its intersections
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Inside Media: The Fall of the Berlin Wall 30 Years Later

Hope M. Harrison
When: November 9, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

On the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, author Hope M. Harrison talks about her new book, “After the Berlin Wall: Memory and the Making of the
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George F. Will on ‘The Conservative Sensibility’

George F. Will
When: October 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

Pulitzer Prize–winning columnist George F. Will talks about his new book, “The Conservative Sensibility.” In the book, Will writes that the Founding Fathers’ vision, articulated first in the Declaration of
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Inside Media ‘Adventures of a Young Reporter’

Peter Copeland
When: October 13, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

Veteran journalist Peter Copeland talks about his new book, “Finding the News: Adventures of a Young Reporter,” which chronicles his career from night police reporter in Chicago to Washington bureau
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‘There’s No Crying in Newsrooms’

There’s No Crying in Newsrooms
When: October 2, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

The Freedom Forum Institute’s Power Shift Project marks the publication of the new book, “There’s No Crying in Newsrooms: What Women Have Learned about What It Takes to Lead,” with
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