Religion & Power

Emergency care physician Rodrigo Lobo was the first to suspect a yellow fever outbreak in the area around Teófilo Otoni, Brazil. The city is about 460 miles north of Rio de Janeiro. Image by Mark Hoffman. Brazil, 2017.
February 15, 2018

Pulitzer Center-supported journalists and student fellows screen films and discuss their global health related reporting, from climate change to domestic violence.

A Rohingya refugee displays her burn scars. Image by Doug Bock Clark. Bangladesh, 2017.
February 15, 2018

Pulitzer Center grantee journalists Doug Bock Clark and Nahal Toosi provide first-hand information from Myanmar and surrounding region.  

A boy carries another child in Kutapalong Refugee Camp. In this unofficial camp, tents are constructed with plastic tarps that had been used to evaporate seawater. Image by Doug Bock Clark. Bangladesh, 2017.
February 14, 2018

Join the Pulitzer Center and American University for a conversation over the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar with journalist Doug Clark.

Alexei Navalny, Putin's opposition, at a campaign event. Image from PBS NewsHour. Russia, 2017.
February 7, 2018

How is Russia working to reshape its national identity? Hear from a journalist who spent weeks in the country examining everything from bilateral relationships to the fate of Vladimir Putin’s enemies...

January 9, 2018

Join the Pulitzer Center and Global Health NOW at the 2018 CUGH conference for a workshop on ways to better communicate research and field experience to the public.

November 17, 2017

Grantee journalists Alice Su and Nick Street join Pultizer Center executive director Jon Sawyer for discussions on challenges covering religion and on the Middle East refugee crisis.  

At a protest the evening following a mass beach shooting attack, a Tunisian man in Sousse holds up a banner in French and Arabic condemning ISIL and showing solidarity with the foreign tourists who were targeted. Image by Alice Su. Tunisia, 2015.
November 2, 2017

Pulitzer Center grantee Alice Su and Senior Education Manager Fareed Mostoufi lead a workshop for teachers in southern New Jersey and Philadelphia that focuses on methods for conducting meaningful...

Roughly a hundred and fifty people wait to be rescued from an inflatable dinghy in the Mediterranean Sea, twenty miles north of Libya. The boat left with only enough fuel to reach international waters. Image by Ben Taub. Libya, 2016.
October 4, 2017

Pulitzer Center grantees Alice Su, Robin Shulman, and Ben Taub share their reporting on refugees as part of inaugural Campus Consortium visit to Georgetown University. 

A photograph from Jake Naughton's project "Dual Shadows." Image by Jake Naughton. Kenya, 2017.
September 11, 2017

Photographer Jake Naughton's project examines the lives of those individuals seeking asylum in the West and the hostile environment in Kenya where they have sought refuge first before their hoped-for...

Educators from the 2016 workshop explore reporting and global topics with journalists who presented earlier in the day. Image by Evey Wilson. United States, 2016.
June 5, 2017

Pulitzer Center and University of Chicago Summer Institute for Educators 2017—This two-day workshop hosted by the Pulitzer Center and UChicago brings together award-winning journalists with educators...

April 27, 2017

Join a conversation with Pulitzer Center grantee on the transformation of the Islam world, from 1798 into modernity.

At the University of Florida, Parkinson’s disease patient Russell Price undergoes surgery to implant a deep brain stimulation (DBS) lead
March 29, 2017

Join Pulitzer Center and Global Health NOW at the 2017 CUGH conference for a workshop on ways to better communicate research and field experience.