News and Announcements

Earth Day Presentation: WATER, March 5, 7 p.m.

Friday, 30 January 2015 09:52

The institute for Environmental Sustainability would like to invite you to our 2015 special event; Join us on March 5th, 7 p.m., to see and hear how nature is transformed by industry through the lens of the world-renowned photographer, Edward Burtynsky. Through his poetic images, Burtynsky reveals a vital component of life on earth, and foreshadows the extent to which our future depends on how we deal with this increasingly scarce resource. In this immersive talk, Burtynsky tells us the story of where water comes from, how we distribute it, use it, and waste it.Seating is limited. Free tickets are available online. We encourage you to purchase your tickets as soon as possible because they are selling fast.

We hope to see you there!

Institute for Environmental Sustainability


Conference: The Future of News Design

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 14:34

Join us for the 37th Society for News Design Annual Workshop and Exhibition. SND 2015 will be hosted at the incredible Newseum in downtown Washington, D.C. The opening reception happens at the headquarters of National Geographic.

Space will be limited. Register today!


Feb. 1 Deadline: Study Media Abroad in 7 Locations!

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 14:31

The February 1 deadline for students to apply to our summer study abroad programs is nearly here!

Please have a look at this list of exciting learning adventures and visit our website for more details and an online application


National Geographic Masters of Photography

Monday, 26 January 2015 11:54

About This Course | 24 lectures | 31 minutes per lecture

Photography is an art. We may all take pictures—now more than ever—but to rise above the level of a snapshot, you need to go beyond shooting and hoping for the best. You need to actually understand what you're doing and anticipate the results.

More information here


TOL's International Multimedia Reporting course

Thursday, 15 January 2015 09:27

We would like to inform you that we've finalized a lineup of lecturers for TOL's International Multimedia Reporting courseThis course is a great introduction to international multimedia reporting that will teach participants how to carve out a place in a changing, but still fascinating profession and make it work financially. 

Course participants will be trained by highly experienced foreign correspondents and complete a real-life reporting assignment under their guidance that can generate an invaluable clip for an early-career journalist.

The course will be held in Prague, Czech Republic from May 9-28, 2015. We are also sending the course brochure, attached to this email, and would like to ask you to send it to your students and to print out the brochure and display it on an appropriate notice board.

You can find further details about the course at the course page


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