Public Engagement

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Where the Jobs Are: Brave New World of Journalism

Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, Room I-202, New York, NY 10011

The School of Media Studies, in partnership with the Center for Communication presents Where the Jobs Are: Brave New World of Journalism panel discussion and Q&A. 

Credible news outlets and reporters face myriad challenges and opportunities as they cover the Trump administration in these turbulent times of fake news and distrust. With the current digital climate, the pursuit of truth has become the greatest mission for journalists. Find out what skills and knowledge America’s major newsrooms are looking for when recruiting new talent.

Jim Rich, Executive Editor, The Huffington Post

Al Mayers, Global Head of Television and Radio, Bloomberg LP

Ramon Escobar, VP, Talent Recruitment and Development; VP, Diversity and Inclusion, CNN Worldwide

Moderator: Jenni Maier, Editor-in-Chief, The Muse

Center for Communication is an independent nonprofit media forum with 501(c) (3) status that was founded in 1980 by the late Dr. Frank Stanton, president of CBS Corp. The mission is to bridge the gap between the media and entertainment industry and the colleges and universities.

Sponsored by the School of Media StudiesCenter for Communication and the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment.

Event Type

Conferences and Symposia


General Public


Media and Technology


Schools of Public Engagement, School of Media Studies


Storytelling and Communication, Video, Audio, and Web-based media, Advertising, Branding and Marketing


Free; reservations are required at the top right button

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Getting Here

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By Train:
The 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q and L to 14th St./Union Square.
The A, C and E to 14th St. and 8th Ave.
The 1, 2 and 3 to 14th St. and 7th Ave.
The The F and M to 14th St. and 6th Ave.
PATH train to 14th St. and 6th Ave.

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.