Recent FASPE Events

Workshop: Engaging with the Media on Human Rights

Do not miss this opportunity: FASPE Journalism faculty Lonnie Isabel (formerly Columbia University School of Journalism) offers an exciting workshop on how to advance topics of human rights and social justice in the media.

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Los Angeles Area Alumni Gathering
June 23, 2018 at 7:00 PM

2015 Law Fellow Rebecca Rosen will host a wine and cheese party for FASPE alumni in the Los Angeles area. For more information contact Thorin Tritter at

DC Area Alumni Gathering
June 1 at 7:00 PM

2012 Medical Fellow Edgar Woznica and FASPE Medical Faculty Dr. Sara Goldkind arranged dinner and a discussion for DC-area Fellows.

New York Area Alumni Gathering
Music from the Holocaust: Telling the Story Beyond Words
Columbia Journalism School
April 19 at 6:00 PM

FASPE was a co-sponsor of Music from the Holocaust: Telling the Story Beyond Words, a musical performance and workshop, organized by FASPE Journalism faculty member Ari Goldman, as part of Columbia’s  Music as Media Series.

Annual FASPE Reunion & Symposium
New York City
March 2 – 4, 2018

FASPE Fellows, faculty, board members and staff gathered at Columbia Graduate School of Journalism for discussions about dilemmas they are facing in their work, a talk by Polish journalist and Holocaust survivor Marian Turski, a film screening and a host of other activities.

A Lecture by David Luban
on “The Power of Bureaucrats: From Adolf Eichmann to the Present”
January 10, 2018, 7 pm

FASPE Fellows will meet at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, in Lower Manhattan, to see an exhibition on the capture and trial of Adolf Eichmann, followed by a talk by legal ethicist David Luban and then a special reception.

Washington, DC Gathering
December 4, 2017

Fellows in the DC area gathered at the National Press Club for an initial meeting, introductions and a discussion about the impact of FASPE.

San Francisco Bay Area Gathering
November 7, 2017

Bay area Fellows met in Berkeley for a discussion with Anne Jonas, a Fellow at The Center for
Technology, Society & Policy on “Justice in the Digital Age.”

Labor Day Barbecue
September 4, 2017

A group of fellows from the New York City/Philadelphia area gathered in Princeton for a Labor Day barbecue, hosted by FASPE Chairman, David Goldman.

Boston Fellows Gathering at The Black Rose
July 19, 2017

Twenty-five fellows met at The Black Rose for drinks and networking after a FASPE CLE (Continuing Legal Education) program at the Office of the Attorney General of Massachusetts.

San Francisco Bay Area Fellows Gathering
June 7, 2017

A dozen FASPE fellows living in the Bay Area met for dinner followed by a viewing of the musical, “A Night with Janis Joplin.”

Annual FASPE Reunion & Symposium, New York City
March 10 – 12, 2017

More than 120 FASPE fellows and faculty met in New York City for discussions about contemporary ethical challenges in their fields, presentations reflecting on history, poster sessions and socializing.