Monthly Archives: June 2017

Women@Fox hosts conversation with theSkimm co-founders Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin: Challenges, empowerment, diversity

Just over a year ago, 21st Century Fox led an $8 million B funding round for theSkimm, a multi-platform audience company that curates news and events for millennials. 21CF’s newly launched employee resource group Women@Fox hosted a conversation on Tuesday, June 6, to … Continue reading

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Nat Geo’s Courteney Monroe honored with UJA’s Broadcast, Cable & Film Award for professional and philanthropic achievements

Courteney Monroe, CEO of National Geographic Global Networks, was honored with the Broadcast, Cable & Film Award by the UJA-Federation of New York for her professional and philanthropic achievements. The Broadcast, Cable & Film Award Celebration, hosted in New York, also celebrated … Continue reading

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FOX Sports University: A year in review

As final exams conclude, and college seniors across the country prepare to take their first steps into the real world, FOX Sports University wraps up its ninth year, covering more campuses and impacting more students than ever before. FOX Sports … Continue reading

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Fox Pride hosts panel discussion with executives: Living authentically, storytelling, importance of doing what you love

The Fox Pride LGBT-straight alliance employee resource group hosted an executive panel discussion during Pride Month at the Zanuck Theatre on the Fox lot in Los Angeles. The panel, co-hosted by Fox Inclusion, was moderated by Russell Wetanson, VP, Labor Counsel; and … Continue reading

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Reflections from Nat Geo Photo Camp: at-risk youth and underserved refugee teens use photography to tell their stories and explore the world around them

On Monday, May 22, 18 students from Iran, Iraq, Syria, Palestine, Afghanistan and Greece entered the Photo Camp classroom with hopes of learning something new. On Monday, May 22, 18 students embarked on unchartered territory — learning how to use … Continue reading

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Television Academy honors ‘Before the Flood,’ ‘Speechless’ and ‘This Is Us’ for advancing social change

At the Tenth Annual Television Academy Honors on June 8, three programs from 21st Century Fox businesses were recognized for harnessing “the extraordinary power of television to advance social change.” The honorees included National Geographic’s “Before the Flood,” a documentary … Continue reading

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Nat Geo and partner GSK launch ‘Chasing Genius,’ a global platform and call for ideas to improve the well-being of our planet

21st Century Fox’s National Geographic is now accepting submissions for Chasing Genius, a new digital community developed in partnership with GSK Consumer Healthcare based on the idea that global change can come from anyone and anywhere. The platform is inspired by “Genius,” Nat Geo’s first … Continue reading

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