Upcoming North American Events

  • Thursday Oct 16 2014

    Covering Cuba in an Era of Change

    In New York City, the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University will be hosting a three-day, invitation-only conference designed to deepen journalists' reporting on a wide range of issues involving Cuba and Cuban-American relations at a critical moment of transition.

  • At Columbia Journalism School in New York, this intensive three-day program aims to prepare journalists, especially independent freelancers, to think critically about how to work effectively and safely in volatile situations such as war/conflict or disaster zones, with emphasis on prevention of harm.

  • Tuesday Oct 21 2014

    Panel: How to Freelance Safely


    At the Overseas Press Club of America in New York City, experts in the safety field including Sawyer Alberi, Judith Matloff, Bruce Shapiro and Vaughn Smith will speak to freelance journalists about how to protect themselves and how to get the story.