Media Challenges South Africa

Media Challenges South Africa.Presented by Media Fellows Bongiwe Khumelo, Reporter, eNCA e News Channel Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa, and Yusuf Omar, Anchor, Mobile Journalism specialist, Foreign Correspondent, eNCA , e News Channel Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa.This Spring the Duke community will have a number of chances to hear from international journalists about their experiences reporting on major world events, to explore the ways the media and social movements interact and influence each other, and to explore new and creative approaches to storytelling.

Hashtag #Feminism: Social Media and the New Women's Movement.

Presented by Media Fellow Verena Lammert, Editor, TV Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR), Cologne, Germany.Verena, has a weekly television talk show that looks at women's issues in Germany and around the world. Today she will talk about the way social media has affected how women are represented in the media, and how they represent and organize themselves and what this means for feminism at large. This new movement addresses important topics such as rape, victim blaming, sexism, the role of the female body and motherhood.

Lunch with Fannie Mitchell Expert in Residence Isa Watson, CEO of Envested [Registration required]

Sit down and have lunch with Isa Watson, CEO of Envested! Isa is an expert in big data, analytics, entrepreneurship and technology. Ask the questions you want to get the answers you need!*Register by clicking More Information below.More about Isa Watson:Isa is the Founder and CEO of Envested, a philanthropic platform that is targeted to the millennials. Prior to launching Envested, Isa was a Vice President of Strategy and Business Development at JPMorgan Chase where she led a number of strategic initiatives across various divisions of the firm.


REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!! This free event is open to all students, so sign up for your first choice today: https://duke.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_400tW8u0yAEhzspThis year's career sessions include:1. TV + Film + Documentary Storytelling & Production2. Music Performance, Production & Collaboration3. Arts Entrepreneurship: Launching A Creative Business4. Comedy, Dance, Theater Production & Collaboration5. Marketing + PR + Design6.

Catalyzing Impact through Investment

RSVP here: https://orgsync.com/118000/events/1228595/occurrences/2754172How can an innovative investment intermediary work with funds, governments, and enterprises to catalyze the impact investment market across a country? Nick O'Donohoe, former Global Head of Research at JP Morgan, will talk about the foundation of Big Society Capital and its work dedicated to the development of social impact investing in the UK.