Photo by Renée Byer

Day of Women in Photojournalism

Wednesday, April 03, 2024
Event Time 09:30 a.m. - 07:30 p.m. PT
Cost Free
Location HUM 587 (speakers), Marcus Hall Fourth Floor (reception)
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A day of conversation, storytelling and expert insight from acclaimed women photojournalists.


  • Renée Byer: Pulitzer Prize 2007, finalist 2013
  • Mary Calvert: Pulitzer finalist 2007, 2010, 2020
  • Deanne Fitzmaurice: Pulitzer Prize 2005
  • Gabrielle Lurie: Pulitzer finalist 2023, 2022

Speaker Presentations, HUM 587

  • 9:30 a.m. Gabrielle Lurie with Melina Mara
  • 11 a.m. Renée Byer with Sachi Cunningham
  • 12:15 p.m. Lunch (provided) + portfolio reviews
  • 2 p.m. Deanne Fitzmaurice with Melina Mara
  • 3:30 p.m. Mary Calvert with Sachi Cunningham

Alumni Reception and Photo Exhibition, Marcus Hall, Fourth Floor, 5:30 p.m.

Hosted bar and small bites for the opening of the Women Photojournalists of Washington traveling photo exhibition, sponsored by Sony, Canon, and the Philip and Edith Leonian Foundation.

Co-sponsored by the Women and Gender Studies Department

This event will count toward the Journalism Event requirement. Please sign in through the QR code posted in the room and notify your journalism professors that you attended.

Day of Women in Photojournalism Flyer

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