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.

Michael Forsythe

Correspondent, The New York Times

October 01, 2014

Guarding Press Freedoms in the New Gilded Age: The Challenge of China

4:00 p.m.
Luce Hall Auditorium
34 Hillhouse Ave.

**Co-sponsored by the Council on East Asian Studies at Yale University and Berkeley College


Samantha Grant

Documentary Filmmaker and Journalist

October 16, 2014

Pierson College Master’s Tea
4:00 p.m.
231 Park Street 

Film Screening
7:00 p.m.
A Fragile Trust: Plagiarism, Power, and Jayson Blair at the New York Times
(2013)” with director Samantha Grant
Whitney Humanities Center Auditorium
53 Wall Street

Amy Wilentz

Journalist and Writer

October 16, 2014

Haiti: Towards Sustainable Development

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Gordon Parks Room
81 Wall Street

Masha Gessen

Journalist, Author and Activist

October 28, 2014

"Marginality, Sexual Identity, and the Law in Putin’s Russia."

4:30-6:00 p.m.
Harkness Hall (WLH)
100 Wall Street

**Co-sponsors: Department of Anthropology; Department of History; Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies (LGBTS)

Cameron Abadi

Editor - Foreign Affairs

October 30, 2014

Time and location TBD