561Jun 23, 2009
30 Years of Close Up Television
Current and former associates of the Close Up Foundation looked back on 30 years of television programming on C-SPAN. They also talked with high school students from across the ...
213May 11, 2009
Book Discussion on Visions of America: Photographing Democracy
Joseph Sohm talked about his book Visions of America: Photographing Democracy, published by Visions of America. Joseph Sohm talked about his life and career as a ...
41Jun 29, 2006
Previewing 2006 Elections
Panelists previewed the upcoming 2006 elections. They discussed the significance of the upcoming elections and how these midterm election might change the political landscape and affect the ...
29Jun 19, 2006
Interfaith Dialogue and Media
Panelists discussed dialogues between different religious faiths and how the Abrahamic traditions can be a source for finding common ground. They answered questions from students in the ...
51Jun 16, 2006
Democracy in the Muslim World
Panelists spoke about democracy in the Muslim world with high school exchange students from countries with predominantly Muslim populations. Topics included the level of interest for democracy ...
152Jun 8, 2006
Ms. Finneran spoke about the Silverdocs Film Festival. Christopher Quinn, director of 21 Up America, and Frank Popper, director of Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington ...
32Jun 1, 2006
Reporting on America's Inner Cities
A panel discussed reporting on America’s inner cities. Topics included media involvement and identifying problems and policies in the cities. They responded to questions from the ...
64May 25, 2006
The panelists discussed the current immigration debate with an audience of high school students from around the country. Topics included changes in U.S. immigration over time and the effects of ...
50May 15, 2006
State of Democracy in Africa
The Close Up Foundation and the Wilson Center hosted a panel on the state of democracy in Africa with United Nations officials. Among the topics addressed were the United Nation’s role in ...
219May 8, 2006
Teaching World Religions in Public Schools
The panelists discussed teaching world religions in public schools. A Modesto, California High School teacher talked about an initiative that required all the community’s high school ...
28May 4, 2006
Memorial Dedication to Fallen Journalists
Panel members discussed the risks journalists take in covering certain news stories. They also talked about, and video clips were shown of, the May 3 rededication when the names of the 59 ...
60Apr 27, 2006
The Fourth Estate
The Close Up Foundation discussed the media’s role as the fourth branch of government as part of the American Bar Association’s National Law Day events. The panelists answered ...
68Apr 20, 2006
U.S. Demographic Changes
USA Today personnel talked about demographic changes in the U.S. Topics included census data analyzing, editorial implications, investigative reporting, increasing diversity in the U.S., ...
58Apr 13, 2006
Democracy in Latin America
The panelists discussed the state of democracy in Latin America and recent and upcoming elections in the region. Other topics included changes in Latin America in the last twenty years, ...
62Apr 6, 2006
The panelists discussed about newsroom diversity, including their personal experiences and racial diversity in journalism. Mr. Milewski moderated the discussion. The panelists ...
38Mar 30, 2006
Impact of Media Reports on Iraq
A panel moderated by Mr. Milewski talked about coverage of events in Iraq and the impact on the homefront of news stories about warfare in Iraq. They also responded to questions form the ...
68Mar 20, 2006
Politics and the Media
A panel discussion was held on politics and the media, moderated by Mr. Milewski. Topics included the relationship between media, government and politics, how press coverage of government ...
29Mar 15, 2006
Minority Civic Engagement
Panelists talked about the importance and challenges of minority student civic engagement. After their remarks the panelists answered questions from students in the audience.
72Mar 9, 2006
Homosexuality and Schools
A panel, moderated by Mr. Milewski, talked about issues surrounding sexual orientation and public schools and promoting civil discourse on these issues. The panelists responded to ...
31Feb 28, 2006
State of Democracy in Eurasia
A panel spoke to students about the state of democracy in Eurasia at the Wilson Center on Congress. Topics included threats and challenges to democratic freedoms in Eurasia, the political ...
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