Topic: Mary Alice Davis lecture

New York Times Columnist David Carr to Discuss the State of the News Industry

Oct. 17, 2012

New York Times columnist and reporter David Carr will present "Hitting the Reset Button" the 2012 Mary Alice Davis Distinguished Lecture in Journalism from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24, in Room 2.106 of the Belo Center for New Media, 300 W. Dean Keeton St. Carr will discuss how mainstream legacy organizations, such as The New York Times, are working to survive in the Digital Age a topic covered in "Page One: Inside the New York Times." Released in 2011, the documentary follows Carr and his New York Times colleagues for one year.

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Columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. to Discuss "The Education of Barack Obama: What Our First Black President is Learning about Race, Politics and the Media"

Oct. 11, 2011

Event: Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. will present "The Education of Barack Obama: What Our First Black President is Learning About Race, Politics and the Media" as part of the Mary Alice Davis Distinguished

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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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Dan Rather To Discuss the Crisis of American Journalism and Why People Should Care

Oct. 5, 2009

NPR Journalist Michele Norris to Present "Listening to America in an Election Year: Did the Press Get it Right?"

Nov. 11, 2008

Event: Award-winning journalist, co-host of National Public Radio's (NPR) "All Things Considered" and 2008 Mary Alice Davis Distinguished Lecturer Michele Norris will present "Listening to America in an Election Year: Did the Press Get it Right?"

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