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How the Media Works: PR for Startups

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Polsky Exchange - Promontory Point Classroom

1452 E 53rd St

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Chicago, IL 60615

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During this seminar, attendees will learn how the media decides what to cover and how reporters execute their ideas. We'll go over the basic principles of news judgment using real pitches sent to reporters, sharing ones that were accepted vs. discarded and why. Leading the seminar will be Melissa Harris, a former vice president of marketing at Origin Investments and Pulitzer Prize-nominated business columnist at the Chicago Tribune. Lunch will be served.

Who should attend: Open to the public

Questions: Contact Katie Spoden at kspoden@uchicago.edu

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Polsky Exchange - Promontory Point Classroom

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