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General news updates from the Pulitzer Center.

Ann Peters and Janeen Heath at IMPACT Conference March 5-8

This past weekend college student leaders from around the country convened for the Impact Conference at the University of Maryland, University College. Students attended various workshops and forums, including one organized by the Bonner Foundation and involving the Pulitzer Center. We shared our reporting resources and brainstormed with students on how they could educate themselves and their peers on global issues.

Pulitzer Center participates at We Media Miami conference

Pulitzer Center Executive Director Jon Sawyer spoke at this year's We Media conference in Miami. Jon's session, "Nonprofit World: Endowed Journalism," featured Ellen Miller, Executive Director of the Sunlight Foundation, and was moderated by John Bracken of the MacArthur Foundation.

Jon Sawyer at National Endowment for Democracy "Green Journalism" presentation 3/4

The Center for International Media Assistance at the National Endowment for Democracy invites you to a luncheon presentation on Green Journalism: Environmental Reporting in Developing Countries

Featuring:

Sanjeev Chatterjee Professor, School of Communication, University of Miami

Jon Sawyer Executive Director, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Rob Taylor Director, Science & Environment Programs, International Center for Journalists

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Ryan Libre workshops and events in California

Become a photographer for peace

From Chico Peace and Justice Center:

March 6-7, 2009

This workshop primarily focused on the art of photography and addressed the technical issues of photography. It emphasized getting it right "in camera" as opposed to post-processing, but both were covered.

Another goal of this workshops is to teach what you need to know to effectively continue teaching yourself.

Welcome, GlobalPost!

Alex Amend, Pulitzer Center

GlobalPost.com, a new for-profit and online journalism outlet, launched last week with a bold mission: Reestablishing traditional international journalism values in the digital age. The Pulitzer Center is pleased that original reporting from its own journalist grantees will be featured on GlobalPost.