I joined the Institute in 1984 as a faculty member knowing nothing about journalism, but I learned the craft at the state-of-the-art level by attending all its seminars for two years. Working journalists don’t need that long. One week at the Institute will show them the cutting edge, and inspire and equip them to achieve it in their own work.

Don Fry
Distinguished Visiting Faculty

At the Institute

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Storytelling Tip: Use Five Motivators to Engage Audiences

The Poynter Institute’s Al Tompkins shows how using five story motivators will help you create stronger stories.