Is Local News Serving Your Community? A Public Forum in East Austin on the Crisis in Local Media Coverage
Event: The School of Journalism at The University of Texas at Austin, Huston-Tillotson University and KAZI-FM will co-sponsor a community forum to discuss and make recommendations on the crisis in local media coverage in the Digital Age. The forum will feature journalist Steven Waldman, lead author of a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) report on the… » Continue Reading
EVENT: The Harry Ransom Center hosts public programs. WHEN: Various dates throughout April. WHERE: Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin, 21st and Guadalupe streets; Jessen Auditorium in Homer Rainey Hall at The University of Texas at Austin, 21st and Whitis streets; Auditorium at Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) Library, 2313 Red River… » Continue Reading
Watergate-Related Events, Panel with Redford, Woodward and Bernstein Celebrate 35th Anniversary of Film “All the President’s Men”
EVENT: In celebration of the 35th anniversary of the release of the film "All the President's Men," the Harry Ransom Center and the Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) Presidential Library will host a series of Watergate-related events. WHEN: 2 p.m. on April 16; 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. on April 21 WHERE: LBJ Library at The… » Continue Reading
Event: Lawrence Wright, author, playwright and staff writer for the New Yorker magazine, will discuss and sign his Pulitzer Prize-winning book "The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11" at The University of Texas at Austin. When: 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 29 Where: Avaya Auditorium, Applied Computational Engineering & Sciences (ACES) Building. A campus… » Continue Reading
Wanda Garner Cash, a clinical professor of journalism at The University of Texas at Austin since 2006, has been named associate director of the university’s School of Journalism, effective Jan. 1, 2011.
Pulitzer Prize winner and former Washington Post editor and foreign correspondent Glenn Frankel has been named director of the School of Journalism at The University of Texas at Austin.