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Mar 19, 2015, 12:09 ET
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Poynter Names Campus Space The Innovation Lab @Poynter: Newest Co-working Space is Part of St. Pete Innovation District

The Poynter Institute, a global leader in journalism education, announced the official opening of The Innovation Lab @Poynter, a portion of its...

Mar 10, 2015, 14:42 ET
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Poynter, ONA Announce First Class of 25 Promising Female Media Leaders for the ONA-Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

 The Online News Association (ONA) and The Poynter Institute are pleased to announce the premiere class of 25 women leaders selected for the...

Feb 25, 2015, 13:13 ET
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NY Daily News Washington Bureau Chief and Award-Winning Journalist James Warren Joins Poynter as Chief Media Correspondent

 James Warren, the Washington bureau chief for the New York Daily News and a former managing editor and Washington bureau chief of the Chicago...

Feb 18, 2015, 15:25 ET
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Poynter and Association of Opinion Journalists (AOJ) Announce Partnership

The Poynter Institute and the Association of Opinion Journalists (AOJ) have signed an agreement in which Poynter will provide management services...

Feb 12, 2015, 13:12 ET
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Poynter Announces McCormick Specialized Reporting Institute Lineup for 2015

 To ensure that citizens benefit from the best reporting on key issues, The Poynter Institute today announced the 2015 McCormick Specialized...

Feb 11, 2015, 12:01 ET

Poynter and The American Press Institute Team Up To Offer Digital Storytelling Summit for Washington DC-area College Students

 Poynter, a global leader in journalism education, and the American Press Institute are partnering to host a comprehensive Digital Storytelling...

Feb 05, 2015, 12:29 ET
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Poynter and The National Press Club Journalism Institute Host Media's Top Pundits to Discuss PunditFact and the Influence of Fact-Checking

 The Poynter Institute and the National Press Club Journalism Institute (NPCJI) will co-host a Feb. 10 forum at the National Press Club in...

Jan 16, 2015, 13:16 ET
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Poynter Announces New Interactive Learning Fellowship in Honor of News University Founder Howard Finberg

 The Poynter Institute has established a new e-learning fellowship in the name of Howard Finberg, who retired from his full time position last...

Jan 12, 2015, 14:33 ET
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Applications Now Open For ONA-Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

 The Poynter Institute and the Online News Association (ONA) are now accepting applications for the ONA-Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in...

Jan 08, 2015, 10:30 ET
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Poynter and Gannett Join Forces to Create Transformative Journalism Training Program

The Poynter Institute, a global leader in journalism education, will partner with the Gannett Co., Inc., the nation's largest news publisher, to...

Dec 08, 2014, 11:02 ET
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Poynter Institute Taps CNN Editor Katie Hawkins-Gaar as New Digital Innovation Faculty Member

Katie Hawkins-Gaar of CNN, a leading expert in user-generated content and producer of some of the network's most prominent digital projects, has...

Dec 05, 2014, 12:52 ET
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Poynter Names Pulitzer Prize-winning Former Chicago Tribune Editor and Nieman Curator Ann Marie Lipinski As Trustee

Ann Marie Lipinski, the curator of Harvard's Nieman Foundation and the former editor of the Chicago Tribune, has been named a member of The Poynter...

Nov 19, 2014, 11:45 ET
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Report Shows Big Gaps in Newsroom Training

Even in the fast-changing digital age, a survey of 1,118 newspaper journalists conducted by The Poynter Institute with support from the John S. and...

Nov 18, 2014, 13:13 ET
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ONA, Poynter Team Up for Innovative Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

 The Online News Association (ONA) and The Poynter Institute will partner to create an intensive, tuition-free leadership program that...

Nov 13, 2014, 18:07 ET
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Statement by the Poynter Institute

 The University of South Florida System is exploring the purchase of property adjacent to its St. Petersburg campus. The USF System has signed...

Oct 23, 2014, 15:37 ET
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Poynter Names Five New Members to National Advisory Board

 Poynter, a global leader in journalism, is pleased to announce the addition of five new members to serve on its National Advisory Board (NAB)....

Oct 16, 2014, 15:24 ET
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Poynter Announces Private Support for Groundbreaking New Initiatives to Advance Community Engagement, Innovation and Journalistic Excellence

 The Poynter Institute is announcing private funding support for three major initiatives that will support its new strategic direction in...

Oct 02, 2014, 13:17 ET
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Award-winning Journalistic Innovator Mitra Kalita Joins Poynter as Adjunct

 Mitra Kalita, one of the nation's leading digital innovators and current Quartz ideas editor, is joining The Poynter Institute's adjunct...

Aug 20, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Poynter and Arizona State pioneer certificate program for adjunct faculty

The Poynter Institute and the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University will launch an innovative...

Jul 30, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Poynter Gathers Media and Thought Leaders to Explore 25 Years of News on the Web

 The Poynter Institute, a global leader in journalism, held "Journalism and the Web@25: Lessons in Disruption, Evolution and Endurance" hosted...