January 11, 2009 /
This Gateway provides compelling material related to the role of women in society and the impact of industrialization and international development on women, children, and families.
October 18, 2016 /
Lauren Shepherd
The Pulitzer Center collaborates with educators and journalists to empower students by providing creative ways to engage in their own communities and with the world.
October 17, 2016 /
Fareed Mostoufi, Tomas van Houtryve
DC Public Schools students gathered for a reception with photojournalist Tomas van Houtryve on October 3, 2016 to celebrate the photos they contributed to the Pulitzer Center-supported photography...
University of Michigan students gather at the Bangu Women's Complex in Rio de Janeiro
October 17, 2016 / Untold Stories
Kate Toporski
Thousands of Brazilian mothers and their children are separated each year due to prison service and sentencing. A look inside one of Brazil's nursery prisons.
A prisoner at the Evarisio se Moraes Prison Complex in Rio de Janiero
October 11, 2016 / Untold Stories
Kate Toporski
Prisons can be cold, dark, scary places. But they can also be full of life. See how University of Michigan students work with theater in Brazilian prisons.
A prisoner at the Evarisio se Moraes Prison Complex in Rio de Janiero
October 11, 2016
Kate Toporski
What happens when you send 20 University of Michigan students into Brazilian prisons to facilitate theater workshops? Join the Prison Creative Arts Project as they travel to Rio de Janiero, Brazil.
October 3, 2016
NewsArts: a Pulitzer Center initiative that explores the intersections between journalism and art through public events, art exhibitions, and educational outreach.
Image by Dominic Bracco II. Honduras, 2013.
September 1, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Dominic Bracco II, Carlos Javier Ortiz, Matt Black
This week's newsletter highlights lessons that explore reporting from Mexico.
Runners gather
August 31, 2016 / Untold Stories
Daniel Socha
Makorobondo "Dee" Salukombo, founder and coach of Project Kirotshe, explains the impact that this running program has on a group of youth in eastern Congo.
August 15, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Allison Shelley, Paul Salopek
Arlington, VA, students participating in the World Affairs Council's Leadership in Global Affairs Workshop explored the Out of Eden Walk, conducted their own slow reporting projects and then...
Beatrice Kamuchanga runs down the main road in Kirotshe, Democratic Republic of Congo.
August 2, 2016 / Untold Stories
Daniel Socha
Conflict continues to cause rampant poverty and despair in Kirotshe, Congo. Beatrice Kamuchanga, 19, overcomes challenges of life there and prepares to run the 5000 meter race in the 2016 Olympics.
A Soul of the City student records video during Pulitzer Center grantee Roger Thurow's presentation. Image by Jordan Roth. United States, 2016.
August 2, 2016
Jordan Roth, Allison Shelley, Roger Thurow, Fareed Mostoufi, Mark Schulte
Washington, DC, youth program benefits from Pulitzer Prize Centennial Campfires Initiative, introducing students to skills and values needed to start careers in journalism.
"I ran away 27 times," said Marcel Ellery, who attended the Marieval Indian Residential School from 1987-1990. "But the (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) always found us eventually. When I got out, I turned to booze because of the abuse. I drank to suppress what had happened to me, to deal with my anger, to deal with my pain, to forget. Ending up in jail was easy, because I'd already been there." Image by Daniella Zalcman. Canada, 2015.
July 22, 2016
Daniella Zalcman
"Signs of Identity" is recognized for Zalcman's "creative approach" to documenting the lives of those who survived Canada's Indian Residential Schools.