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Upcoming Press Club Events:

  • Monday, September 24: Brad Hamilton - veteran investigative reporter and Editor in Chief of the Hatch Institute.
  • Saturday, October 13: The 26th Annual Journalism Conference
  • Tuesday, October 23: Bad Blood author and WSJ reporter John Carreyrou, In Conversation at CUNY
  • Tuesday, December 11: Diana Henriques, financial journalist and author of Wizard of Lies (appears in the Bernie Madoff movie with Robert DeNiro, Michelle Pfeiffer), In Conversation at CUNY

Brad Hamilton

Brad Hamilton is an award-winning investigative reporter and editor with more than 30 years of experience. As editor-in-chief of The Hatch Institute, formerly The Contently Foundation, Hamilton oversees a staff of independent investigative journalists whose work has been co-published with numerous organizations including The Huffington Post, The Guardian and Fusion. Join us for an in-depth discussion about the state of investigative journalism moderated by Richard Esposito.

Moderator Richard Esposito is an investigative reporter and a five-time Emmy award-winning journalist and author with more than 30 years of experience as a television, digital, and newspaper reporter, editor, and news executive, most recently as the senior executive producer of the NBC News Investigative Unit. His investigative efforts culminated in the first interview of Edward Snowden by NBC News, the George Polk award winning investigation into the CIA’s network of secret prisons and “enhanced interrogation” techniques, among others.

WHEN: Monday, September 24, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.; refreshments at 6:30 p.m.

WHERE: CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, 219 West 40th Street


Members / CUNY students/staff:
Free for NY Press Club members and CUNY students/staff.
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Non Members:
There is a $25 per person charge for non members. Please use the below paypal checkout button to RSVP and submit payment.

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New York Press Club Foundation's Conference on Journalism

BREAKING NEWS! Sign up now to attend the 26th annual New York Press Club Foundation's Conference on Journalism.

Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location: The Kimmel Center at New York University, 60 Washington Square South
Cost: $ 75.00 for NY Press Club members / $100.00 for non-members

Keynote will be delivered by Dan Shelley, Executive Director of Radio, Television, Digital News Association

Panels at this year’s conference:

Plenary Panel:

Covering Trump: Challenges to Journalists in the Fake News Era

Breakout Panels:

Dirty Laundry: Reporting on Financial Scandal
Tips for Freelancers
Perfecting the Play by Play: Sports Journalism
Murder and Mayhem: True Crime Reporting
Trends in Podcasting
Job Search in the Digital Age

The New York Press Clubs Foundation is proud to have overall sponsorship by Automattic and ConEd and plenary panel/breakfast sponsorship by Shutterstock.

A special thanks to supporters of the Conference on Journalism goes to:

Jane Tillman Irving
George Flowers
Mitch Lebe


Recent New York Press Club Events:
05/11/2015 -- The Investigators
Monday, May 11th
CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
219 W 40th Street (7th & 8th)
6:30 p.m. refreshments
7:00 p.m. program

"Who's Who" panel of investigative reporters will discuss the state of their art in contemporary New York, joined by the City's new Investigations Commissioner, Mark G. Peters.
  • Greg Smith, The New York Daily News
  • William Rashbaum, The New York Times
  • Michael Schwirtz, The New York Times
  • Murray Weiss, New York
Moderator: Press Club member and CUNY journalism professor Tom Robbins, a longtime investigative reporter for The Village Voice, The New York Daily News, and The New York Observer.

Free for Press Club members and CUNY students/alums. RSVP required.


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