Author Archives: Press Partners

17 Apr

Although suspended, this fellowship was a great episode in our lives

By Illia Ponomarenko | After so many trips to war zones across the world, I thought there could be no adventure crazy enough to surprise me.  I was wrong: my journey to coronavirus-afflicted America as part of the Alfred Friendly ...

16 Apr

From classroom to quarantine, a fellowship upended

By Khatia Shamanauri | One month into my journalism fellowship program, I’m writing this post while quarantined in a hotel room back home in Georgia instead of working in the newsroom of the Star-Tribune in Minnesota.  The coronavirus outbreak changed ...

27 Mar

Pandemic interrupts fellowship program

Alfred Friendly Press Partners suspended its fellowship program after the initial training period at the Missouri School of Journalism because of the coronavirus pandemic. Two members of the fellowship class of 2020 returning to their home countries on March 28-30, ...

09 Mar

New fellowship class focuses on investigative reporting

Journalists from Colombia, India, Pakistan, Turkey, Georgia and Ukraine join the Alfred Friendly Press Partners in March as the six-month fellowship program puts a greater emphasis on in-depth, high-impact reporting skills across multiple platforms. The six reporters in the Class ...

11 Dec

TRACE doubles investigative reporting fellowships

The TRACE Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports projects that encourage greater commercial transparency, announced that it will sponsor two highly accomplished reporters from Colombia and India to participate in the six-month journalism fellowship program administered by Alfred Friendly Press ...

21 Nov

New graduates teach colleagues in home newsrooms

When the six Fellows from China, Moldova, Russia, Ghana, India and Afghanistan graduated in September after training at the Missouri School of Journalism and working in some of the country’s best newsrooms, the final phase of their fellowships began. It ...

15 Nov

CBS Correspondent Major Garrett guides annual event

Pictorial highlights from an evening at the National Press Club

30 Oct

Fellow from Ghana makes closing pitch at gala

Justice Baidoo quotes a favorite line from the Ashanti tribe about generosity

30 Oct

Fellows captivate crowd at Alfred Friendly Gala

Major Garrett, chief Washington correspondent for CBS News, posed questions to Fellows during the gala event

30 Aug

Fellowship changed me as a journalist, and a person

  By Dumitru Stoianov | Being abroad is never emotionally easy. We’ve all experienced that distress when leaving our countries for a vacation or a short business trip. You have to adapt quickly to local habits, accept (and try to ...

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