2022 Silver Owls Fall Hoot

September 16, 2022

A panel featuring former female presidents of the National Press Club as well former presidents of the Washington Press Club said there has been progress in the treatment of women in the industry but more work lies ahead, during a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the National Press Club…

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NPC Conversations with Correspondents: Christopher Miller & Tanya Kozyreva

June 21, 2022

Christopher Miller, world and national security reporter at Politico who has lived for more than 12 years in Ukraine and Eastern Europe, and Tanya Kozyreva, a Ukrainian journalist who has been a Pulitzer Prize nominee and is an incoming Nieman Fellow at Harvard, discuss what it’s like to cover…

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Inauguration of Jen Judson, 115th President of The National Press Club - May 6, 2022

May 6, 2022

The National Press Club inaugurated Jen Judson, as its 115th President on May 3, 2022. She pledged in her address to work to restore public trust in the media and advocate for press freedom around the world. Judson, the land warfare reporter at Defense News, said that after four years of attacks on…

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NPC Luncheon: SAG-AFTRA President Fran Drescher

April 25, 2022

Fran Drescher – actress, writer, director, and labor leader -- spoke at a National Press Club Headliners luncheon on April 25, 2022. Drescher delivered a speech on the intersection of labor, sustainability, and health. Drescher was elected president of SAG-AFTRA in September 2021. A two-time Emmy-…

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NPC Newsmaker: Ukrainian Ambassador Oksana Markarova & Archbishop Borys Gudziak

March 16, 2022

Ukrainian Ambassador to the United States Oksana Markarova and Archbishop Borys Gudziak of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia appeared at a National Press Club Newsmaker event on Tuesday, March 15. They discussed the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Ukraine during the Russian…

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48th Annual NPC Journalism Awards

January 6, 2022

The National Press Club celebrated the best in broadcast and print stories from breaking news and Washington regional reporting to humor, political journalism and many other categories at the 48th Annual Virtual NPC Journalism Awards on Jan. 6, 2022.

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Conversation between Debra Tice and Christophe Deloire

December 9, 2021

The National Press Club Press Freedom Team hosted a news conference with Debra Tice, mother of award winning journalist Austin Tice who has been held in Syria since 2012, and Christophe Deloire, Secretary General of RSF (Reporters Without Borders). They discussed the role of press freedom in…

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NPC Luncheon with Jérôme Pécresse, CEO of GE Renewable Energy

October 28, 2021

Jérôme Pécresse, CEO of GE Renewable Energy, spoke at a National Press Club Headliners luncheon on Oct. 28, 2021 about the urgency to address the energy transition by focusing on modernizing the electric grid to incorporate more wind, solar and hydropower and meet United Nations climate goals.

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2021 Fourth Estate Award Honoring Lester Holt

October 20, 2021

The National Press Club Journalism Institute presents the Fourth Estate 2021 gala honoring Lester Holt, Haze Fan, Danny Fenster, and The Marshall Project for their achievements in journalism and press freedom. Learn more about the honorees and their impact here.

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