Topic: John Burnett

"Free Speech Dialogues" Examines Inflammatory Speech

Sept. 23, 2011

Event: "Free Speech Dialogues," featuring former American Civil Liberties Union director, National Public Radio correspondent and civil rights expert. Free and open to the public.

When: Tuesday, Sept. 27, 7-9 p.m.

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NPR's Burnett Moderates "The War Next Door: Reporting Mexico, Drugs and the Border"

Sept. 24, 2010

Event: NPR correspondent John Burnett, who earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from The University of Texas at Austin in 1978, will lead a panel discussion about reporting Mexico's drug war -- how journalists are coping with one of the most dangerous assignments in the w

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Juárez Mayor Reyes Ferriz to Speak at Forum on Mexico and U.S. Border Violence, April 12

April 6, 2010

Event: "Ciudad Juárez: Caught in the Crossfire"

When: Monday, April 12, 2:30 p.m.

Where: Santa Rita Room, Texas Union, 3.502

Background: A panel will discuss the wave of violence that has affected Ciudad Juárez and the impact it has for citizen security on both sides of the U.S. and Mexico border.

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