Special Events | Mayborn School of Journalism

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Special Events

In addition to the Mayborn's signature events featuring the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference and Celebrate Mayborn, each year the school presents events focusing on hot-button topics or issues important to the field of journalism. Check out some of these archived events in the list below:

The Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference

Our nationally acclaimed annual conference offers a forum for journalists, writers, readers, stu­dents, educators and the general public to listen to, be inspired by and practice their craft at the highest possible level.

Learn more about the conference

Mayborn Mad Women

November 8, 2018

This event featured a discussion with notable women in advertising moderated by Dr. Sheri Broyles, Professor of Advertising.

Seeing and Believing in the Age of Fake News: Finding Truth in Visual Journalism

October 4, 2018

This event featured a discussion with notable Pulitzer Prize winners and finalists in photojournalism.

Women With Words: Female Pioneers in Journalism

March 21, 2018

This signature event celebrated notable women journalists on March 21 at the University Union Lyceum.

First Amendment: Under Siege?

February 16, 2017

This panel, made up of academics, journalists, and legal experts, dissected the role of the First Amendment in our democracy.

A Century of Excellence: The Pulitzer Prizes and Journalism's Impact at UNT

September 29, 2016

The multi-week event included a gallery display installed at the UNT University Union, a reunion of North Texas Daily editors and staffers, and an evening celebration in the UNT Lyceum featuring panel discussions with 10 Pulitzer-honored Mayborn alumni

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