Pulitzer Center (28)

Macau: Portuguese Culture in Retreat?

Bruno BeidackiMacau used to be known as the Portugal of Asia. Now, fewer than 1 percent of households speak Portuguese as their primary language. Can this trend change directions?

Xyza Bacani and Daniella Zalcman Work Featured in OSF 2017 Moving Walls Exhibit

Wednesday, October 04, 2017 to Friday, July 20, 2018 New York, NYUnited StatesXyza Bacani, Daniella ZalcmanBacani's work on Chinese migrant workers in Singapore and Zalcman's work on Native American survivors of the Canadian residential school system featured in exhibit, Here We Are: Visual ...

Iowa in the Heart of China

Kyle Munson, Kelsey KremerAt the center of the relationship between the world's two main superpowers are a small agricultural state and its governor-turned-ambassador. The stakes never have been higher for these "old friends."

Visual Storytelling at University of Iowa with Sean Gallagher

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 11:00AMIowa City, IAUnited StatesSean Gallagher, Ann PetersPhotojournalist examines climate change, pollution and public health through his Pulitzer Center-supported reporting. 

Uranium Dreams

Ben MaukThe uranium boom reshaped the American southwest in the 1950s and 1960s. Ben Mauk reports on the industry's environmental legacy and economic future.

Conversations on Photography and Environmental Justice at City Colleges of Chicago

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 11:00AMChicago, ILUnited StatesSean Gallagher, Kayla SharpeThis visit kicks off a three-city U.S. tour where photojournalist Sean Gallagher shares his work reporting on issues related to the environmental, public health, and urban pollution.

College of William & Mary: Journalist Malia Politzer Discusses Economic Impact of Refugee Crisis

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 12:00PMWilliamsburg, VAUnited StatesMalia Politzer, Stephanie Hanes, Ann PetersWinner of 2017 Overseas Press Club Award takes students and faculty through her reporting process and tells of the individuals she met along some of the greatest migration routes of today.  

Journalist Michael Kavanagh Discusses Congo Reporting at William & Mary

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 12:00PMWilliamsburg, VAUnited StatesMichael Kavanagh, Stephanie Hanes, Stephen SapienzaPulitzer Center grantee talk part of multi-day campus visit, which includes working with the Pulitzer Center-William & Mary Sharp Writer-in-Residence Program.

Dredging Up Misery: Lagos Communities and Coastlines Count Cost of Shifting Sands

Bukola Adebayo, Tina ArmstrongFine sand is fast disappearing along Lagos coastlines due to unchecked dredging activities. Miners continue with this endeavour despite the environmental impact on Lagos communities.

Fact-Checking Workshop at the Double Exposure Film Festival Presented by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 1:30PM to 3:00PMWashington, DCUnited StatesStephen SapienzaIn an era where fake news and filter bubbles seem to create alternative realities and threaten the basis of democracy, it's more important than ever that investigative journalism is factually correct, so viewers ...

Photoville 'Dual Shadows' Exhibit and East Africa's LGBTQ Community

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 to Sunday, September 24, 2017 Brooklyn, NYUnited StatesJake NaughtonPhotographer Jake Naughton's project examines the lives of those individuals seeking asylum in the West and the hostile environment in Kenya where they have sought refuge first before their hoped-for ...

Sean Gallagher Shares Environmental Reporting During NYC Visit

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 6:00PMNew York, NYUnited StatesSean Gallagher, Kem Knapp SawyerPhotojournalist focuses on environment, global health and communities, especially in Asia, as part of three-city U.S. tour to schools and college campuses.  

An Uneasy Stasis for LGBT Ugandans

Jake NaughtonFor LGBTQ Ugandans, the infamous 'Kill The Gays' bill brought both unexpected benefits in the form of foreign funding and support, but also a violent backlash among the general public.

Cyber Insecurity in the Nuclear Sector

Sean LyngaasHackers are targeting nuclear facilities around the world. Understanding why the nuclear sector's cyber defenses are vulnerable—and how leaders are responding—has never been more urgent.

Building Visual Literacy in the Age of Selfies: A Workshop for Educators with Everyday Africa

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 10:00AM to 2:30PMWashington, DCUnited StatesPeter DiCampo, Austin MerrillHow do the images that students see impact their perceptions of the world? How accurately do these images represent the daily lives of global communities?RSVP Today

Sean Gallagher Shares Climate Change Reporting During NYC Visit

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 6:00PMNew York, NYUnited StatesSean Gallagher, Kem Knapp SawyerPhotojournalist focuses on environment, global health and communities, especially in Asia, as part of three-city U.S. tour to schools and college campuses.  

North Korea in the Era of Kim Jong Un

Evan Osnos, Max PinckersThree days after Donald Trump tweeted that the U.S. is "locked and loaded" in its nuclear standoff with North Korea, I arrived in Pyongyang to meet the officials responsible for analyzing America.

Talks @ Pulitzer: Money and Power in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 5:30PMWashington, DCUnited StatesMichael KavanaghJournalist Michael Kavanagh speaks about his investigative journey reporting on President Joseph Kabila as he clings to power, throwing the country into a constitutional crisis. RSVP Today

Germany's Effort to Bring the Last Living Nazis to Justice

Linda KinstlerA team of German prosecutors are scouring two continents for Nazis who have managed to escape justice, hoping to bring them to trial before it's too late.

Russia: Women Hit Hard by HIV/AIDS

Anna Nemtsova, Sophia JonesThe HIV/AIDS epidemic is at a tipping point in Russia, where an estimated 1-1.5 million people are HIV positive and the Kremlin has long rejected international assistance. Women are being left behind.

Born This Way: The Birth of Khawaja Sara Culture in Pakistan

Rubab AnwarWhere does the transgender—or Khawaja Sara—community stand socially, politically and religiously in Pakistan? Why are they viewed both as bearers of good fortune and as outcasts?

The U.S.-China Nuclear Rapprochement

Richard StoneAn extraordinary collaboration between U.S. and Chinese nuclear scientists is setting the stage for greater cooperation between the two countries in addressing security threats.

Rob Tinworth Visits University of Missouri School of Journalism

Thursday, September 07, 2017 - 5:00PMColumbia, MOUnited StatesRob Tinworth, Kem Knapp SawyerWhat if there were an algorithm for saving the most lives? Global healthcare depends on decisions increasingly driven by Big Data. An evidence-based approach promises to transform the lives of millions. But ...

Global Environmental Health Day 2017 Video Session

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 1:30PMResearch Triangle Park, NCUnited StatesRebecca KaplanA screening of films by Pulitzer Center grantees and global health advocates on how communities can address pressing environmental health problems and improve the lives of vulnerable populations. Register Now

Rhinoceros Poaching in South Africa

Kelsey EmerySouth African wildlife sits on the brink of disaster as rhinos continue to be poached. With so much at stake, villagers fight to protect the keystone species, resources, and the tourism industry.

Talks @ Pulitzer: Everyday Africa, Everyday DC

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 7:00PMWashington, DCUnited StatesPeter DiCampo, Austin MerrillPulitzer Center grantees Austin Merrill and Peter DiCampo discuss how the "Everyday" project began and where it has led: right into schools across Washington, DC.   RSVP Today

Bridget Huber Visits Forsyth Tech Community College

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 11:00AMWinston-Salem, NCUnited StatesBridget Huber, Rebecca KaplanWhy do billions of people lack access to surgical care? How can communities and medical professionals address this global health problem? Join journalist Bridget Huber to learn more.

The Cookstove Conundrum

Michelle Nijhuis, Lynn JohnsonNearly half the people on earth use open fires to cook their food and heat their homes, and the price they pay is steep. But changing the world's kitchens is surprisingly complicated.