01/24/08 08:00 PM - 10:30 PM
January 17, 2008
MEDIA CONTACTS: Paul Fucito
(202) 994-4750; firstname.lastname@example.org
(202) 994-3087; email@example.com
GW'S SCHOOL OF MEDIA AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TO HOST "REPORTING FROM IRAQ: THE VIEW FROM THE GROUND UP"
JAN. 24, 2008
The George Washington University's School of Media and Public Affairs will host "Reporting from Iraq: the View from the Ground Up," a forum on news reporting of the war featuring journalists who reported from the scene.
Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008; 8 - 10:30 p.m.
The George Washington University
Media and Public Affairs Building
Jack Morton Auditorium
805 21st St., NW, Washington, D.C.
Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro (Orange and Blue lines)
This event is free and open to the public. Media are welcome and should RSVP to Nick Massella at (202) 994-3087 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stephen Hess (Moderator), Distinguished Research Professor of Media and Public Affairs, GW
Marvin Kalb (Moderator), James Clark Welling Presidential Fellow, GW
Rajiv Chandrasekaran, associate editor, The Washington Post; author of Imperial Life in the Emerald City
Michael R. Gordon, chief military correspondent, The New York Times; co-author of Cobra II: The Inside Story of the Invasion and Occupation of Iraq
Tom Rosenstiel, director, Project for Excellence in Journalism
Josh Rushing, military and current affairs correspondent, Al Jazeera English; former U.S. Marine Corps veteran featured in "Control Room"
For more information about GW's School of Media and Public Affairs, visit www.gwu.edu/~smpa.
For more news about GW, visit the GW News Center at www.gwnewscenter.org.
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