20Mar 26, 2002
Journalism and the War on Terrorism
Participants talked about American journalism and how well it had served the public interest in the wake of September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Among the topics they addressed were editorial ...
40Jun 1, 2000
The Future of Diversity in Media
Panelists explore how communities of color and culture have become a powerful force in pushing mainstream media for more representation and positive portrayals.
28Oct 18, 1999
Media Coverage of the Congressional Races
Participants discussed how the media should cover the 2000 campaign. They focused on the duration of the campaign and the difficulty of maintaining interest among readers. They also ...
9Apr 14, 1998
Pulitzer Prize Awards
Ms. Overholser, the chair of the Pulitzer selection committee, talked about the selection process and the history of the awards and her job at the Washington Post. She also took audience ...
33Apr 1, 1998
Mr. Ogletree moderated this discussion among members of Congress, journalists and journalism executives on media credibility. They examined why the public distrusts the news media and how ...
12Oct 21, 1997
Public Information about Candidates
Panelists discussed how debates fit in to the overall information network about political candidates from campaign commercials, political conventions and news coverage. They examined the ...
13Jun 27, 1997
Ms. Overholser talked about issues that concern modern day journalists and advice on some of thos issues. She talked about the effect that profit demands have on the newsrooms and the lack ...
13May 16, 1997
In the newspaper roundtable, Ms. Overholser and Mr. Bozell talked about current news stories of interest to them and took calls from viewers.
16Jan 16, 1997
Regaining the Public Trust
After a panel on how public distrust of politicians, lawyers and journalists has continued to grow, Ms. Totenberg moderated a discussion of possible solutions to this trend. They ...
13Nov 10, 1995
Pulliam Editorial Fellowship Award
Ms. Overholser spoke about journalistic ethics. She focused on the current debate over how the Society’s ethics code should be changed. She also pointed out how these and other ...