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Journalism in a Time of Disruption 
SABEW’s 56th annual Spring conference will explore the many challenges – and opportunities – our industry faces today. Through skills session, keynotes and networking, we’ll help reporters and news managers do their jobs better and make sense of what’s happening in our industry. We look forward to seeing you at ASU’s casual campus setting in sunny Phoenix where you’ll get a chance to connect with colleagues old and new and ensure that business journalism continues to thrive.

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Interested in sponsoring? Contact Renee McGivern or call 651-210-0911.
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Friday, May 17 • 11:10am - 12:10pm
What Women Have Learned about What it Takes to Lead

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Kristin Gilger and Julia Wallace of the Cronkite School will share what they learned interviewing almost 100 women news leaders for their new book, “There’s No Crying in Newsrooms: What Women Have Learned about What it Takes to Lead.” The authors will tell the stories of women who have made their way to top positions as editors and news executives and discuss the progress women have made over the past 40 years as well as the challenges they still face.

Room 202 - Morgan Murphy Media / Elizabeth Murphy Burns and Richard Burns Theater, located on the 2nd Floor of ASU’s Cronkite School, 555 North Central Ave., Phoenix.

Welcome
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Vanessa Ruiz

Director and professor of practice at ASU, Cronkite News Borderlands
Vanessa Ruiz is the director of the Borderlands coverage team at Cronkite News, the student-produced, faculty-led news division of Arizona PBS. She also helps lead the Spanish-language newscast, Cronkite Noticias, is an anchor and host for Arizona PBS and a Cronkite School ambassador... Read More →

Speaker
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Kristin Gilger

Senior associate dean, Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications, ASU
Kristin Gilger is senior associate dean in charge of professional programs for the Cronkite School. She directs the school’s more than five dozen part-time faculty members, oversees the school’s growing professional programs and serves as a liaison to the news industry. She also... Read More →
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Julia Wallace

Frank Russell Chair, Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, ASU
Julia Wallace was a top media executive and high-ranking editor at four major newspapers. She spent more than 20 years as a top editor and was the first woman editor-in-chief of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. She spent five years as the head of Cox Media Group Ohio, responsible... Read More →


Friday May 17, 2019 11:10am - 12:10pm MST