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Panel on How Community and Ethnic Media Reports on Immigration

  • CUNY Graduate School of Journalism 219 West 40th Street (Room 308) New York 10018 USA (map)

The Center for Community and Ethnic Media at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and the New York Immigration Coalition are hosting a panel featuring members of ethnic and local media to discuss how media outlets report on immigration and local immigrant issues.

Erica Gonzalez, Executive Editor, El Diario La Prensa 
Erica Pearson, Reporter, Daily News
Rong Xiaoqing, Reporter, Sing Tao Daily   

Moderator: Thanu Yakupitiyage, Communications Coordinator, NYIC

This panel will provide a targeted discussion and Q&A space for advocates and journalists alike to think through how to cover immigration stories, what kinds of stories work and don’t work, and how to further relationships between journalists and advocates.

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For questions, email Thanu Yakupitiyage at or Jehangir Khattak at

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