Poynter Fellowship in Journalism

The Poynter Fellowship plays a unique role in the educational life of Yale University. Nelson Poynter (Yale, M.A. 1927) established the program to enable Yale to bring to its campus distinguished reporters, editors and others who have made important contributions to the media. more >

Upcoming Events

All events are free and open to the public.

National Education and Demographics Writer, USA Today
February 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
"Press Button to Complete School"
Trumbull College See map
100 High St.
Reporter, Associated Press
February 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
“The past and future of Trump reporting”
Sterling Law Building, Rm 127 See map
127 Wall St.

Donald Trump has been the subject of serious print coverage for a little over a year and a half. In that time there’s been some great journalism, some dodgy calls and plenty of head-scratching over which is which. As part of the AP team responsible for vetting candidate Trump, Jeff Horwitz talks about that coverage and the challenges of investigating the Trump administration. 

Graphic Artist
February 27, 2017 - 4:00pm
“Other Russias, Victoria Lomasko's Graphic Journalism”
Bingham Hall, 8th floor. See map
300 College St.
ODES FOR YOU - two-woman poetry performance
February 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
Writing Workshop
Office of LGBTQ Resources See map
100 Tower Parkway or 40 Ashmun St.
February 28, 2017 - 7:30pm

This event is co-sponsored by the Office of LGBTQ Resources, Wallace-Sexton Fund for LGBTQ Studies, Intercultural Affairs Council and the Women’s Center.

The Calhoun Cabaret See map
189 Elm Street
Founder and Chairman of the Marshall Project
February 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
The Role of Media in the Era of Mass Incarceration
Yale Law School, Room 122 See map
127 Wall St.

Co-sponsored by the Transitions Clinic at the Yale School of Medicine, the Yale Law School Liman Public Interest Program and the Yale Undergraduate Prison Project

Guggenheim Fellow (2016)
March 8, 2017 - 7:15pm
Don’t Stop Believin’: Everyman’s Journey (2014)
351 Loria See map
190 York St.
Personal Health Columnist – The New York Times
March 23, 2017 - 7:30am
Does the Press Have a Caring Heart?
Park Street Auditorium, Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven Hospital See map
55 Park St.