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 7/16/2018

Stories We’re Following 7/16/2018

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark --  Fact-checking and accountability journalism ... tech companies are being pro-active in trying to curb 'fake news.' Here's a Poynter report titled, 'Four major tech companies take new steps to combat fake news.' Pew Research Center looks at...

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Stories We’re Following 6/25/2018

Stories We’re Following 6/25/2018

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. --   When a journalist has a secret relationship with the Senate Intelligence Committee security director -- who's married -- it raises questions if classified information was revealed by the director to the journalist. Poynter's Indira Lakshmanan...

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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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