Event Calendar

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October 30

Department of Journalism Meeting

Time: 8:00 am – 9:30 am

Location: 115 Lubert Building

October 30

“Technological Change and Emerging News Consumption Habits: Findings and Implications”

Patrick Parsons

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Location: 3 Carnegie Building

Patrick Parsons, the Don Davis Professor of Ethics, presents the Communications Colloquium.

October 30

Curley Center Conversation: Michael Weinreb

Michael Weinreb

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

Location: Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library

Discussion and question-and-answer session with alumnus Michael Weinreb, author of "A Season of Saturdays," conducted as part of John Curley Center for Sports Journalism and its "Conversation Series." The event is free and open to the public.

Website: comm.psu.edu/sports

“From Venezuela to Sochi: How I Made It In the Newsroom and You Can Too”

October 30

“From Venezuela to Sochi: How I Made It In the Newsroom and You Can Too”

Jorge Mondaca

Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Location: 262 Willard Building

Fox Sports editor Jorge Mondaca who has covered the Olympics in London and Sochi, and regularly focuses on NASCAR and other sports, will be the featured guest for an event sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs in the College of Communications. The session, titled "From Venezuela to Sochi: How I Made It Into the Newsroom and You Can Too, Regardless of Race, Gender or Sexual Orientation," is free and open to the public.

“They Live”

October 30

“They Live”

Time: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Location: Carnegie Cinema

Carnegie Cinematheque: Screening of "They Live" Live (John Carpenter, US, 1988). This eclectic horror film attacks a culture of passive compliance with consumerism and surveillance. This screening is for eduational purposes only.