Education Writers Association hosts seminar [US]

Posted on Sep 4, 2020 in Specialized Topics

Journalists interested in education reporting are invited to attend this online event.

The Education Writers Association’s 2020 Higher Education Seminar will take place Sept. 15 and 16 on the theme “Racial reckonings amid COVID, recession and political conflict.”

The seminar will offer story ideas, practical reporting tips, access to leading experts and chances to connect with colleagues.

Topics include student activism; how colleges are changing the way they teach about race and racism; financial challenges facing many colleges; the impact of the pandemic and racial conflicts on the mental health of college students; and more.

Participants must become EWA members and pre-register. EWA membership is free.

Registration costs US$200. There are scholarships to cover the registration.

Apply now.