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Covering Health: A New Cronkite Professional Program

April 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
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Christina Leonard, executive editor of Cronkite News, Swapna Reddy, clinical assistant professor at the College of Health Solutions, and Maud Beelman, executive editor of Howard Center for Investigative Journalism, will discuss the power of health journalism.

Topics will include the new Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Desk at Cronkite News, the health disparities in the Southwest and opportunities for news coverage and examples of strong investigative reporting in health care.

Julia Wallace, Frank Russell Chair and professor of practice at the Cronkite School, will moderate the discussion.

Cronkite Spring 2019 Convocation

May 7, 2019 - 7:00pm

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication Spring 2019 convocation ceremony will be held on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7 p.m. at Comerica Theatre.

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication Spring 2019 convocation ceremony will be held on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7 p.m. at Comerica Theatre.

Doors open at 6 p.m. Graduates should arrive at 6 p.m. There will be signage directing graduates to the West entrance of Comerica off of 5th Avenue. The processional will begin promptly at 7 p.m. Degree candidates' names will be read as they cross the stage to receive personal congratulations from Dean Christopher Callahan.The ceremony will end at approximately 8:30 p.m.