NYC: Pitching Environmental News: A workshop with YBG and VICE (6/1)

Yale Blue Green NYC has teamed up with our friends on the VICE News environmental desk to host an exclusive  tour of VICE headquarters, a talk on how environmental news is made, and a workshop on pitching environmental news! Followed by beer on the VICE rooftop overlooking the East River, this is a one-in-a-summer opportunity exclusively for ten YBG NYC members.

Cost: $15
Availability: 10 spots (first come, first served — please only register if you can attend the entire event)

Agenda:

4:00pm: Meet at VICE
4:00-4:15pm: Tour of VICE
4:15-5:00pm: Presentation/Q&A: How is environmental news made?
5:00-6:00pm: Workshop: How to successfully pitch environmental news stories. What makes a good story? How do you engage reporters?
6:00pm: Beer on the roof

Featuring: 
Agnes Bridge Walton (F&ES ’16): Associate Producer VICE News Tonight – Environment
Sarah Sax (F&ES ’17): Researcher, Climate & Environmental Desk, VICE News Tonight

 

Details:

VICE

49 South 2nd Street

Brooklyn, NY 11211

RSVP here.

 

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