APPLICATION DEADLINE: Feb 6th for Metcalf Institute’s Week Long Science Immersion Fellowship

Hands-on workshop includes travel support, tuition, room and board, and the opportunity to gain great contacts, new sources & career-changing science knowledge The application deadline for Metcalf Institute’s 17th Annual Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists: Global Change in Coastal Ecosystems is February 6, 2015. Apply for the workshop at www.metcalfinstitute.org/training/awj.The workshop will be held June 7–12, 2015, at the University…

Film Fridays at Columbia University 02-06-15

“FILM FRIDAYS,” is  the weekly documentary film series of early evening screenings and director talk back at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. Academy Award winning SAVING FACE chronicles the lives of acid-attack survivors Zakia and Rukhsana as they attempt to bring their assailants to justice and move on with their lives. SAVING FACE is an…

The Case Foundation Half-day Workshop 02-03-15

The Case Foundation and Arabella Advisors will host a half-day workshop with a small gathering of journalists (and some communicators) who are covering the impact investing/social entrepreneurship space and sharing the stories of these social entrepreneurs and innovative financing mechanisms. Speakers include Neil Blumenthal from Warby Parker, Matthew Bishop from The Economist, Catherine Clifford from…