New Class of Journos Celebrated at Press Club Reception Published January 20, 2010 • Updated on January 20, 2010 at 4:02 pm Veteran reporters warmly welcomed a new class of international fellows during a reception hosted by the International Center for Journalists at the National Press Club last night. 8 photos 1/8 Joi-Marie McKenzie International Center for Journalist staffers Lanaea, Dawn, Michelle and Amy toast to the occasion. The group hosted the welcome reception. 2/8 Joi-Marie McKenzie Arab media expert Natasha Tynes welcomes new Knight International Journalism Fellow Emmanuelle Huyghues Despointes who will help Senegalese journalists better cover issues such as agriculture, microfinance and sanitation. 3/8 Mark Matthews ICFJ president Joyce Barnathan spoke at the welcome reception. 4/8 NBC10.com Kathleen Schmidt and Erin Delmore 5/8 Joi-Marie McKenzie Knight International Journalism Director Elisa Tinsley (left) talks with supporters. 6/8 Kommersant via Getty Images Former Fellow Meg Gaydosik flashes a smile as she poses with organization president Joyce Barnathan. 7/8 Joi-Marie McKenzie Knight International Fellow Zarina Geloo is set to go to Zambia to help reporters there cover health issues. 8/8 Jose Hernandez ICFJ vice president Patrick Butler flashes his pearly whites next to Sharon Moshavi. 0 More Photo Galleries Brag on Your Grad: Celebrating 2020 Graduates in DC, Maryland and Virginia Photos: Protests, Unrest in DC Following George Floyd’s Death Protesters, Enraged by Black Americans Killed, Gather Nationwide NBC4-T44 Friday Fun: Show and Tell!