International Journalism Opportunity: Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Do you have an interest in international journalism? If so, be sure to  join RTDNA, SPJ and Students for Global Media and Diversity members on Thursday October 21 at 6 p.m. in Scripps 111 as the International Institute for Journalism welcomes Jon Sawyer to campus.

Jon Sawyer is the director of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, an award-winning non-profit journalism organization that supports independent international journalism. It focuses on topics that are under-reported and promotes high-quality international reporting that will reach diverse audiences.

Sawyer became the director of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting after working for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch for 31 years. His reporting has been honored by many groups, including the Overseas Press Club, the Inter-American Press Association and the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.

Sawyer received a B.A. degree from Yale in English Literature and History and was an Alfred Sloan Fellow in Economics Journalism at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public Policy.

For more information, visit: http://pulitzercenter.org/people/jon-sawyer. We look forward to seeing you Thursday for this unique opportunity.

 

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