On June 4 and 5 Pulitzer Center staff will participate in MHZ Networks' ShortieCon, a professional development conference for teachers and students. The sessions are being held at the Art Institute of Washington in Arlington, Virginia.

Through their presentations, Pulitzer Center staff will introduce teachers and administrators to the Pulitzer Center Global Gateway Outreach Program and speak with students about the use of social media and Facebook to highlight their own projects and/or raise visibility of important causes.