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July 28, 2022

Sciline Media Briefing: High Heat and Health

SciLine’s next media briefing will focus on the physical and mental health effects of experiencing extreme heat for different demographic groups, including children and vulnerable adults such as the elderly and outdoor workers. 3:00-4:00 p.m. ET, including Q&A.

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July 27, 2022

Dishing the Truth: How Conflict, Climate & COVID-19 Impact Food Systems

Tough crises threaten our global food systems, with potentially devastating consequences for human, animal and environmental health. Join Internews’ President Jeanne Bourgault for a conversation with journalist Thin Lei Win to discuss the global food shortage and how journalists can better cover it. 12:00-12:30 p.m. ET.

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July 26, 2022

One-Day Law School for Journalists: Learn Everything You Need to Know to Cover the Courts

This annual Pennsylvanians for Modern Courts event will be held virtually on July 26, 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM ET. The program is designed to support journalists who face the challenge of covering the courts without a law degree.

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July 28, 2022

Webinar: How To Cover Oceans & Fisheries for Journalists

During this Mongabay webinar, expert panelists from the University of British Columbia, Ecotrust Canada and Hakai Magazine will discuss emerging impacts on our oceans such as plastic pollution, bottom trawling, overfishing, and climate change as well as fisheries, law, regulations, and how reporters can cover these issues. 5:00 p.m. ET.

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August 24, 2022 to August 26, 2022

Environmental Justice Briefing for Reporters on Plastic Pollution

Beyond Plastics invites journalists to Bennington College in Vermont for this two-day, in-person environmental justice briefing on plastic pollution issues, including its impact on frontline communities in the southern US and Indonesia.

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June 16, 2022

The Ocean-Climate Nexus: Let’s Take a Dive In!

Ahead of the UN Ocean Conference in Lisbon, Sparknews, the UN, UNESCO and the Gulbenkian Foundation invite journalists to hear from panelists about the 'blue economy', ocean deoxygenation and acidification, and the link between overfishing and climate change. 3:00-4:00 p.m. CEST / 9:00-10:00 a.m. ET

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June 22, 2022 to June 23, 2022

National Environmental Justice Advisory Council Virtual Public Meeting

The U.S. EPA's next NEJAC two-day public meeting will run approximately 1:00-5:00 pm (ET) each day, for the purpose of finalizing advice and recommendations on EPA’s investments to address environmental justice through the Justice40 Initiative. This free meeting is open to the public. Registration is required.

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July 14, 2022 to July 25, 2022

Workshops: Digital Safety Snacks

This series features bite-sized videos and four half-hour hands-on workshops to protect writers and journalists from doxing, hacking and other abusive tactics. The weekly series launches June 13 and is co-organized by PEN America, the International Women’s Media Foundation and the Online News Association.

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June 20, 2022 to July 17, 2022

Digital Storytelling for the Next Generation of Latinx Journalists

This four-week online Knight Center course is open to Latinx college and university students in the U.S. (and recent grads). Those who are interested in learning, as well as strengthening their reporting and storytelling skills for diverse audiences, are encouraged to apply. Instructor is USC Annenberg professor Dr. Amara Aguilar (pictured).

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May 30, 2024 to June 20, 2024

Metcalf Institute’s 2024 Annual Public Lecture Series

Metcalf’s 2024 Public Lecture Series will feature an inspired thought leader (SEJ member Erica Gies), grappling with real-world issues of climate change and water issues. Free/livestreaming with limited in-person seating for the Jun 6 Leeson Lecture in Kingston, R.I. Register for one or all.

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