Programs, Events, and Initiatives

Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Immerse yourself -- take a break from studying to take advantage of all the Park School has to offer.

The Dr. John Keshishoglou Center for Global Communications Innovation

The Dr. John Keshishoglou Center for Global Communications Innovation

The Kesh Center will focus on media innovation as it impacts traditional media industries, global collaboration, and more.

Park Center for Independent Media

Park Center for Independent Media

A national center for the study of media outlets that create and distribute content outside traditional corporate systems and news organizations.

Park Distinguished Visitor

Park Distinguished Visitor

Each year the College hosts an individual representing one or more of the significant professions associated with the communications industry.

Jessica Savitch Distinguished Journalism Lecture Series

Jessica Savitch Distinguished Journalism Lecture Series

This series brings in a high-profile personality in the broadcast journalism profession to honor alumna Jessica Savitch.

Rod Serling Conference

Rod Serling Conference

A biennial event, the conference brings together academics to discuss and analyze Serling's work and continuing influence.

Reginald Simmons Memorial Award: Operation Crossroads Africa

Reginald Simmons Memorial Award: Operation Crossroads Africa

A fellowship in honor of Reginald (Reggie) Simmons '75. The award funds two students to participate in Operation Crossroads Africa.

Guest Speakers

Guest Speakers

The Park School welcomes experts in all fields of communications for lectures, workshops, seminars, classes, and presentations throughout the year.

S'Park Media Mentor Award

S'Park Media Mentor Award

Award given high school teachers and advisers who are committed to igniting a passion for media in their students.

Network Days

Network Days

The New York City Network Days program is a one-credit course primarily for Park seniors, sometimes juniors. It takes place over winter break.

Skip Landen Golden Doorknob Awards

Skip Landen Golden Doorknob Awards

In this unique contest, students are challenged to produce a short narrative film. And someone must suffer death by a doorknob.

Diversity at Park

Diversity at Park

Faculty, student and staff initiatives related to diversity.


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