Past Events

Feb. 5: Stealing Signs: The Scandal Rocking Baseball
Feb 2, 2020

Feb. 5: Stealing Signs: The Scandal Rocking Baseball

Join the Povich Center at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, for a panel on the sign-stealing scandal that has consumed Major League Baseball this offseason. ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian will headline the discussion.

Video: The Great American Sports Page at the Newseum
Jan 13, 2020

Video: The Great American Sports Page at the Newseum

A panel of sports writers, columnists and editors gathered at the Newseum on Dec. 7 to discuss great sports journalism and great sports journalists of past and present. Watch the program in full.

Dec. 7: The Great American Sports Page
Nov 25, 2019

Dec. 7: The Great American Sports Page

A number of the nation’s top sports writers, columnists and editors will gather in the Newseum’s Knight TV Studio Dec. 7 to discuss what makes great sports journalism and who are the great sports journalists of the past and present.

Dec. 2: Reporting on the Nationals’ Triumph
Nov 14, 2019

Dec. 2: Reporting on the Nationals’ Triumph

Find out what it was like to cover the Washington Nationals in the World Series from some of the top baseball writers in the country.

Nov 12: 14th Annual Povich Symposium
Oct 11, 2019

Nov 12: 14th Annual Povich Symposium

The 14th annual Shirley Povich Symposium at the University of Maryland, which will focus on investigative journalism, will take place Nov. 12.

Oct. 3: Esports & Sports Gambling: New Ground to Cover
Sep 17, 2019

Oct. 3: Esports & Sports Gambling: New Ground to Cover

The Povich Center will host a panel on Esports & Gambling at 7 p.m. on Oct. 3.