Media Workshop 2017

Center for Ethics in Journalism with the School of Journalism and Strategic Media hosted a one-hour forum, where guests talked with Visiting Distinguished Professor / USA Today Contributor Alicia Shepard, Washington Post Media Writer Paul Farhi, Poynter’s Ethics Chair Indira Lakshmanan, and CNN Standards and Practices Executive Director Steven Holmes.

Election Project

Students in the Ethics in Journalism class evaluated Presidential Election media from Labor Day to Election Day during the Fall 2016 semester. The results can be found on the Election Study page.

Ethics Summit 2016

Panelists gather to discuss the coverage of race and gender during the 2016 presidential campaign at the Student Ethics Summit. Photo by Shelby Evans.

Ethics in the News

Stories We’re Following 4/30/2018

Stories We’re Following 4/30/2018

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- One of the principles journalists adhere to is transparency.  Quill, a magazine by the Society of Professional Journalists, reports how ethics played a role in covering accusations against a public radio show host.   The Columbia Journalism...

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Stories We’re Following 4/25/2018

Stories We’re Following 4/25/2018

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. --  A conflict of interest? Poynter explores an ethics issue with a print editor and his pro-gun stance. Read the full story here. Facebook recently shared its method of gauging how the social media site will decide which type of speech to share....

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National and Local Journalists Discuss the Election at Media Workshop

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – National and local journalists will gather to discuss covering issues of race and gender during the 2016 presidential election at the annual Center for Ethics in Journalism Media Workshop. The event, “America Post Election: Bridging the Gaps in...

Journalist Will Discuss Race in Fiction and Non-Fiction

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- The Center for Ethics in Journalism will sponsor an evening with author and journalist Jesse J. Holland Oct. 13 at 7:30 p.m. in Giffels Auditorium in Old Main on the University of Arkansas campus. Holland has written several books, ranging from...

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