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.

Angélique Kidjo

Grammy Award–winning singer-songwriter; Contributor, New York Times

January 28, 2015

Visionary Leadership Award recipient – International Festival of Arts & Ideas
Angélique Kidjo: Perspectives on Music and Activism
4:00 p.m.
Ezra Stiles College
9 Tower Parkway

Michael Erard

Journalist and Author

January 30, 2015

“The world's most extraordinary language learners: a quest to understand the linguistic gifts and mental powers of hyperpolyglots from the past and present”

10:00-11:30 a.m.
Kirtland Hall, Room 207
2 Hillhouse Ave.

Della Bradshaw

Business Education Editor, Financial Times

February 03, 2015

"A Conversation with Della Bradshaw"

11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
SOM – Evans Hall
165 Whitney Ave.

Branford College Master's Tea
4:00 p.m.
74 High St.

Jennifer Homans

Dance Critic, The New Republic

February 09, 2015

Time and Location TBD

Susan Pinker

Journalist and Broadcaster

February 12, 2015

"A Master’s Tea with Susan Pinker"

4:00 p.m.
Branford College Master’s House
80 High Street

Susan Meiselas

Documentary Photographer

February 24, 2015

"A Conversation with Susan Meiselas"

Green Hall, Room B03
1156 Chapel Street

Jane Kramer

European Correspondent, The New Yorker

March 24, 2015

Time and Location TBD

Nasser Diallo

Journalist and Founder of Jammu Digital Media

March 25, 2015

Time and Location TBD

David Epstein

Investigative Reporter, ProPublica

March 30, 2015

“Genius' in Sports: Is It Nature or Nurture”

11:35-12:50 p.m.
Location: TBD

Rebecca Traister

Senior Editor, The New Republic; Senior Writer, Salon

April 14, 2015

7:30 p.m.
Location TBD

Margot Sanger-Katz

Correspondent, New York Times

April 16, 2015

TIme and Location TBD