ASU Cronkite School offers Webinars for High School Journalists


We hope to see you and some of your students at these one-time presentations on current hot topics.

Here are the topics, dates and times!

Building Your Brand – Wednesday, October 21, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Stuck at home during the pandemic? Learn new ways to make your social brand stand out with big-impact hashtags and influencers. Cronkite professors Lisa Schmidtke (strategic communications) and Luis Bonilla (digital audiences) will help you shape your message and jump-start your social media.

Media Literacy – Trust or Bust – Wednesday, October 28, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

How do you know what you read and watch is true? Learn how to verify information and discover how major newsrooms are building audience

trust. ASU’s media literacy expert and News Co/Lab managing director Kristy Roschke, Ph.D., shares some simple strategies to help sort facts
from misinformation. Hosted by Anita Luera

How to Interview Athletes – Tuesday, November 10, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Cronkite Director of Sports Programs Brett Kurland offers tips on the best ways to approach athletes from superstars to benchwarmers. He’ll be joined

by ASU Cronkite sports reporters who have covered spring training, major professional teams and university athletics. Hosted by Anita Luera

Bilingual Reporting – Wednesday, November 18, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Learn what you can do in high school to improve your path to reporting and communicating in Spanish. Cronkite Noticias professor Julio Cisneros shares his experiences and expertise. Hosted by Anita Luera

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