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Future of journalism education to be discussed at Bergren Forum

Robyn Goodman

Robyn Goodman

ALFRED, NY – Robyn Goodman, professor of communication studies at Alfred University, will present a talk, “Liquid Journalism and Loyal Resistance: Global Perspectives on Training Journalists for the Good Fight,” at the Nov. 16 Bergren Forum.

The Bergren Forum, sponsored by the Division of Human Studies, is held at 12:10 p.m. each Thursday the University is in session in Nevins Theater, Powell Campus Center.  It is open to the public, free of charge. Attendees may bring their lunches; coffee and tea are provided.

During her presentation, Goodman will discuss journalism educators’ efforts to train future journalists to best serve society in a rapidly changing world that no one truly understands. During her talk, Dr. Goodman will discuss key findings from her recently-published book on this topic, “Global Journalism Education in the 21st Century: Changes and Innovations.”