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    JFK Remembered by Veteran Broadcasters

    Journalists Tom Brokaw and Nick Clooney shared their memories of the Kennedy presidency in a program commemorating the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s famous Jun 10, 1963…

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    The New Presidency and the Press

    A panel discussion was held about the relationship between the press and the presidency and the role of the media in the presidential election. Topics included the role of the media in…

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    Campaign 2008 and the Youth Vote

    Panelists talked about the role of young people in the 2008 election, and their views and political media use. Topics included new media technology in the campaigns and how it helped…

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    Future of Foreign Correspondence

    Keith Richburg talked about international news coverage. He described his experiences as a foreign reporter in Haiti, the Philippines, Africa, and Afghanistan, saying he had to learn…

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    The Influence of USA Today

    A panel of former and current USA Today editors discussed the influence of the newspaper on the industry. Topics included USA Today’s design innovations and color, the importance…

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    25th Anniversary of USA Today

    A panel of veteran journalists discussed the topic, “Reinventing the News Business: 1982 and Today.” USA Today was launched as the first national newspaper on September 15,…

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    American University Commencement Address

    Donald Graham delivered the commencement address to the 2006 graduating class at the American University School of Communication and School of International Service.

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    American University Commencement Address

    Ms. McHale gave the commencement address to the 2005 graduates of American University.

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    American University Commencement Address

    Mr. Russert talked to graduates about facing the challenges of the future, the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the nation, and heroism.

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    American University Commencement Address

    Senator Inouye spoke to graduates about rising to the challenges of the future, his experiences during and since World War II, as well as civil rights issues.

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    Corporate Accountability and President Bush

    Participants talked about recent corporate accounting scandals, the Bush administration’s reaction to corporate crime, and media coverage of the scandals. They also talked about…

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    Media Coverage of the Courts

    Panelists discussed the challenge of covering courts.

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    The Politics of Covering Campaign 2000

    Panelists talked about media coverage of political events. Among the issues they addressed were the degree to which media is objective in their campaign coverage, the impact of the…

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    Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth Dole As Candidates

    Participants discussed the probable New York Senate campaign of Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton and the Republican presidential campaign of Elizabeth Dole. They focused on how these…

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    The Media and Public Health

    Panelists discussed news media coverage of public health concerns. They examined issues such as what types of health stories the media carried and how they should report risks to the…

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    The Clinton Crisis: News or Rumors

    In a symposium titled, “The Clinton Crisis: Reporting the News or Repeating the Rumors?,” journalists and scholars talked about the news media coverage during the investigation…

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    Public Image of Women in Power

    Participants discussed perceptions of women in positions of power in politics, the press and other social institutions. They focused on how the media covers women in powerful…

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    Do the Media Glamorize Drugs?

    Panelists discussed whether and how various media forms glamorize drug use and whether this affects personal behavior. There was also heated discussion over whether government policies…

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    Candidates' Wives News Coverage

    Journalists, former staffers, and others discussed news coverage of candidates' wives, Hillary Clinton and Mrs. Dole, as well as coverage of several other first…

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    Nixon: The Movie

    Panelists discussed how Oliver Stone’s movie, Nixon, portrays President Nixon’s political career and presidential term. They debated how accurate the movie was and whether…

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