Nieman Symposium and Lecture

This year’s conference will be held Monday, March 27th, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The subject is Discerning the Truth in the 2016 Presidential Election, and key topics include: democracy, President Obama’s legacy, citizenship, and ethics in the campaign.

The conference is divided into four hour-long sessions plus a round table session at the end. Sessions start 9:45, 11:00, 1:00, 2:15, and 3:30 for the round table. Lunch for participants, faculty, and grad students is held at noon.

For this year's list of speakers, please see our updated webpage.