John Chancellor Tribute
In a ceremony establishing a new award for excellence in broadcast journalism in John Chancellor’s name, several former colleagues paid tribute to his long and noteworthy career through their own personal recollections of him.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Reuven Frank Senior Fellow Gannett Center for Media Studies
- George Goodman
- David Halberstam Author
- Kathleen Hall Jamieson Dean University of Pennsylvania->Annenberg School for Communication
- Ira Lipman Member Wharton School of Business->Board of Supervisors
- Robert MacNeil Anchor (Former) PBS->Newshour with Jim Lehrer
- Lars-Erik Nelson Columnist New York Daily News
- Sander Vanocur Chief Correspondent (Former) ABC News
- Jules Witcover Correspondent Baltimore Sun
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