The Oct 20th symposium will bring together academics and journalists to discuss topics relating to America’s workforce. Panels will examine the lack of diversity in Silicon Valley hiring, the plight of immigrant laborers, the human fallout of the gig economy, and the role of data in labor market discrimination. Sponsored by: Department of Communication and the Center for Investigative Journalism.
The Oct 23th event is sponsored by the Department of Communication, Program in Modern Thought and Literature, Department of Comparative Literature, Division of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages, Department of Art & Art History.
Michael D. Bolden is the new managing director, editorial and operations, for the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships.
Danny Pearl, Stanford graduate and Wall Street Journal reporter, was kidnapped on January 23, 2002 in Karachi, Pakistan at the height of America's “war on terrorism” in Afghanistan. Some time later, he was murdered by his captors who had lured him to a false interview with a supposed terrorist leader.