TREK: Television News, Radio and Digital Journalism (Washington, DC: CNN & NPR)

Date: 

Thursday, January 11, 2018, 10:30am to 6:00pm

Location: 

Washington, DC

RESERVATIONS: Reservations are now open. Reserve your spot today!
COST: $25 fee to hold your reservation. If you attend the TREK or cancel within a week of the trip you will not be charged a fee. Note: If you do not have a credit card to reserve your spot on the trek, please contact Ruth Wilson at mrwilson@fas.harvard.edu to complete your reservation.
DETAILS: Attendees must commit to the full 10:30am-6:00pm experience
ELIGIBILITY: Open to all Harvard College undergraduate students.
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: 25 spots
TRAVEL: Students are responsible for their own travel to the site of the first visit and must commit to arriving on time. OCS will coordinate travel throughout the day and can help provide a stipend for bus travel back to campus.

ORGANIZATIONS VISITED:

  • CNN (Cable News Network)
    CNN is among the world's leaders in television and online news and information delivery. Staffed 24 hours, seven days a week by a global team of almost 4,000 news professionals, CNN features the latest multimedia technologies, from live video streaming to audio packages to searchable archives of news features and background information. Come visit the Washington, DC studio where John King, Wolf Blitzer and Dana Bash work.
  • NPR (National Public Radio) 
    NPR is a multimedia news organization and radio program producer. It is a network with a strong base of member stations and supporters nationwide. NPR employees are innovators and developers, exploring new ways to serve the public via digital platforms and improved technologies. NPR is also the leading membership and representation organization for public radio.