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National Media Ethics Symposium

Hosted by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers

Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 6:00pm to Friday, October 25, 2013 - 1:30pm

SABEW will conduct the Gary Klott Ethics Symposium, a two-day journalism ethics seminar in honor of its late president. Veteran journalists Margaret Sullivan, Barney Calame and Clark Hoyt, who all have been public editors at The New York Times, will discuss how public editors deal with emerging ethical issues.

Former CNN anchor and current Cronkite professor Aaron Brown will discuss “Ethics Is Easy, Judgment is Hard” Thursday evening. Kelly McBride, ethicist at The Poynter Institute, will be the Friday lunch speaker.

Tim McGuire, faculty member and former ASNE president, will conclude the seminar, conducting a conversation with Sullivan about the future of ethics in the digitally dominated journalism world.

The program, open to the public, will be a special event as SABEW celebrates its 50th anniversary throughout 2013. It will start at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 24 with a reception and evening program. It will conclude at 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 25.

Registration is required. Please click here to register.

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