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"From Classroom to Newsroom: Learning Ethical Leadership" workshop in New York City, February 21, 2020

Join the University of Texas at Austin’s Moody College of Communication and The Press Forward for a workshop on learning, teaching and practicing ethical leadership in the newsroom and the announcement of a new curriculum on ethical leadership in news organizations.

UTNY Campus
28 W. 44th, 15th floor
February 21, 2020
10:00 am - 2:30 pm (Lunch provided)

Schedule of Events:

10:00-10:10 am: Welcome by Jay Bernhardt, Dean of the Moody College of Communication at the University of Texas at Austin

10:10-10:25 am: Keynote — Leadership is About the Future of News
Carolyn McGourty Supple, executive director of The Press Forward

10:25-11:15 am: What Journalists Need to Know About Leadership
Karen Pensiero, managing editor of The Wall Street Journal; Andrew Morse, executive vice president/general manager of CNN Worldwide; Chris Sheridan Wake Forest professor and media executive; and Kathleen McElroy, director of the UT School of Journalism

11:15-12:00 pm: The Challenges for News Organizations and Shaping Organizational Culture
Gloria Rivera, Press Forward/ABC News and UT Professors Jennifer Jones Barbour and Minette Drumwright

12:00-12:30 pm: Working Lunch

12:30-1:00 pm: The Challenges for Journalists (Especially Women)
Elisa Muñoz executive director for the International Women’s Media Foundation and UT Professor Gina Chen

1:00-1:30 pm: Leading Your Career with Ethics and Values
UT Professor Robert Prentice director of “Ethics Unwrapped”

1:30-2:15 pm: Conversation with Future Leaders about the Future
UT Professor Joe Cutbirth and Moody student leaders Brynna Boyd, Benjamin Cohen, Erin Eubanks and Graysen Golter

2:15-2:30 pm: Concluding Comments
Carolyn McGourty Supple, Kathleen McElroy, Minette Drumwright