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. Follow us on Facebook!

Upcoming Events

All events are free and open to the public.

Award-Winning Author and Contributing Writer for The New York Times Magazine
January 14, 2020 - 6:10pm
What On Earth Are They Saying?
Yale Law School, SLB 129 See map
127 Wall. St.

Siebert will speak about his many experiences visiting with, and writing about, animals, and what they reveal to us about themselves and us. Siebert has written cover stories for The New York Times Magazine about the fight for legal personhood for chimpanzees, the lives of retired ape movie stars, the relationships between parrots and veterans with PTSD, and the importation of wild elephants by U.S. zoos.

Co-sponsored by the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at Yale Law School