News and views from the Pulitzer Center team
November 25, 2014 Lauren Shepherd, Kem Knapp Sawyer
Pulitzer Center joins global day dedicated to "giving back."
November 24, 2014
Jon Sawyer, Fiona Lloyd-Davies
Ending sexual violence is a moral challenge that isn’t confined to a faraway place in Africa.
November 24, 2014
Fiona Lloyd-Davies, Mark Schulte
High school students at Philadelphia's The Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush hosted their second Social Justice Day last week.
July 22, 2010
Peter Sawyer
Students attend the World Affairs Seminar to learn about water, and go home with a better sense of their world.
Desert Princess
July 12, 2010
Nathalie Applewhite
Molly Walton of Circle of Blue, an international network of journalists reporting on the global freshwater crisis, interviews Sean Gallagher on desertification in Inner Mongolia.
Persephone Miel
July 9, 2010
Jon Sawyer
Persephone Miel, who died last month of cancer, was a journalist and friend of journalists who touched countless lives around the world.
Maternal Mortality Writing Contest
July 7, 2010
Nathalie Applewhite
In July 2010, the Pulitzer Center again partnered with Helium to produce the ninth round of the Global Issues/Citizen Voices writing contest.
Darfur, Sudan (Photo: Jon Sawyer)
July 6, 2010
Christian Pelfrey
From a practical standpoint, it may be difficult to see any strategic value in Sudan. But it is important to see that there are both humanitarian and strategic reasons for working to stabilize Sudan...
In Guinea-Bissau, a pregnant woman waits in the only pre-birthing room available.
July 2, 2010
Kate Steger
In an article in the Edmonton Journal on the second day of this summer’s crucial G8 Summit, Canadian parliament member Dr. Keith Martin reasoned that dollars spent on maternal health...
June 21, 2010
Kate Steger, Christina Maria Paschyn
When Melinda Gates addressed the Women Deliver Conference in Washington earlier this month, she said in her
June 18, 2010
Christina Maria Paschyn
Since 1993, more than 35 journalists in Russia have been murdered for their work, of these some 14 were killed in Chechnya, the North Caucasus region or in St. Petersburg. About 19 journalists have...
June 17, 2010
Peter Sawyer
Correspondent Adam Yamaguchi tackles the global sanitation crisis head on in the new documentary, “The World's Toilet Crisis” that CurrentTV recently broadcast as part of the Vanguard Documentary...
June 16, 2010
Ann Peters
Ann Peters, Director of Development and Outreach, will present the Pulitzer Center's model to students participating in the summer program of the