Cronkite Global Conversations Begin at Arizona State University

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Cronkite Global Conversations Begin at Arizona State University

The Series of Humphrey-led Cronkite Global Conversations has begun at Arizona State University! There will be a link to the livestream of the events, which can be requested through your online RSVP to Alma Telibecirevic at The livestream links will also be posted on the respective Facebook events found on The Hubert H Humphrey Fellowship Program at Arizona State University Facebook Page a week before the event.

See the schedule and details here:

Sparking Global Change Through Storytelling

February 13, 2019 - 12:00pm MST
Global Conversations

The power of storytelling can have a tremendous impact on promoting change in society. Jinjin Mo, a veteran filmmaker from China, and Sebenzile Nkambule, a media professional from South Africa, explore emerging trends and technological advancements in storytelling and their influence in inspiring change.

Shattering the Journalistic Global Glass Ceiling

February 20, 2019 - 12:00pm MST
Global Conversations

Around the world, media play a powerful role in shifting gender stereotypes. Adey Tegene, a radio producer from Ethiopia, Lilan Wu, an independent journalist from China, and Dalia Younis, a TV producer and anchor from Egypt, examine the role of media in their home countries and their effect on international women’s rights.

The Influence of Hidden Dictatorships

February 27, 2019 - 12:00pm MST
Global Conversations

Sometimes, modern-day dictatorships hide in the shadows behind governmental institutions that appear democratic on the surface. Alex Gorbachev, a political journalist from Russia, and Balint Szalai, a business journalist from Hungary, share their experiences with these hybrid democracies.