• Future of Journalism Conference

An exploration of what's next for the world of journalism

Thursday, March 25, 2010
C. Walsh Theatre
55 Temple Street, Boston


The Communication and Journalism Department together with The Suffolk Journal and The Suffolk Voice host a conference exploring the fate of journalism.  The schedule is listed below.  For more information, please contact the Communication and Journalism Department at 617-573-8236.

1 p.m. – Introduction
Dr. Robert Rosenthal, Chairman of the Communications and Journalism Department

1:05 to 2:05 – Traditional Media Panel
Moderated by Professor Bruce Butterfield
David Beard: Editor at Boston.com
Josh Benton: Director of Media Lab at the Neiman Foundation for Journalism
Alex Pearlman: Editor in Chief of the Suffolk Journal

2:05 to 2:15 – Intermission 1

2:15 to 3 – Keynote Speaker
Charles M. Sennott Executive Editor and Co-founder of GlobalPost.com
Followed by Q&A with Mr. Sennott

3 to 3:10 – Intermission 2

3:10 to 4:10 Online Media Panel
Moderated by Dr. Nina Huntemann
John Wilpers: Media and blogging consultant for Christian Science Monitor, Miami Herald, etc.
Adam Gaffin: Editor and Founder of UniversalHub.com
David Warsh: Proprietor of Economic Principals.com
Manny Veiga: Editor in Chief of the Suffolk Voice


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