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MLK Event - Student Interactive Session: Race and Media Matters
Thursday, January 20, 2011 - 12:00pm to Thursday, January 20, 2011 - 1:30pm

WHAT: Student Interactive Session: Race and Media Matters


WHEN: Thursday, January 20, 2011 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.


WHERE: Multicultural Center (MCC | SMSU 228)


This year’s Student Interactive Session will tackle the  thorny issue of racial disparities and depictions in both the old and new  media. What progress, if any, has been made in diversifying newsrooms and  anchor chairs locally and nationally? Has the instantaneousness of new media  helped or just blurred the picture even further? Join a stellar panel of  experts including OPB President, Steve Bass and KPTV reporter, Tony Martinez for  a lively discussion.


Event is free to the public.


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