The Resilient Fourth Estate: How Factual-Based Journalism Can Survive in the Digital Era

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When: Oct 1 2019 - 5:00pm until Oct 1 2019 - 7:00pm
Where: Hawaii Imin International Conference Center - Koi Room
What:

The George Chaplin Fellowship in Distinguished Journalism Address

The Resilient Fourth Estate:
How Factual-Based Journalism Can Survive in the Digital Era

featuring

Patricia de Stacy Harrison
President and CEO,
Corporation for Public  Broadcasting (CPB)
&
2019 George Chaplin Fellow
in Distinguished Journalism

 

The Honorable Patricia de Stacy Harrison is the longest-serving president and chief executive officer of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which serves as the steward of federal funding for more than 1,500 public radio and television stations and producers throughout the United States. During her tenure, she has increased support for education and journalism and advanced public media in three important areas: Digital innovation and acceleration, Diversity of content, talent, and service, and Dialogue, focused on local community engagement and increased public-private partnerships. She has initiated and supported numerous leadership, educational, and professional opportunities for women and minorities. 

Before joining CPB,  Ms. Harrison served as Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs and Acting Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs. In her capacity as Assistant Secretary for ECA, she served as an ex-officio member of the East-West Center Board of Governors from 2001-2005.

The George Chaplin Fellowship in Distinguished Journalism was established in 1986 to honor the leadership and ideals of longtime Honolulu Advertiser Editor-in-chief George Chaplin.

Please RSVP by Sept 26th

Aloha Attire
Free Admission
Limited Seating
UH upper campus parking available for $7.00 payable at UH kiosks along East-West Road or Maile Way

Primary Contact Info:
Name: Deanna O'Brien
Phone: 808.944.7691