Two groups worked in collaboration with NBC Nightly News and PBS Newshour Online to cover the historic event.
ITHACA, NY—Scholar and activist Robert McChesney—who published two path-breaking books this year on contemporary media and politics—will speak on that topic at Ithaca College on Thursday, October 3. Titled “Corporate Dominance of Internet, Media and Politics,” his 7:30 p.m. presentation in Park Hall Auditorium is free and open to the public.
One of the...
ITHACA, NY—A documentary on the 1963 March on Washington will be screened at Ithaca College on Thursday, Sept. 5. The 6:30 p.m. showing of “Meet Me at Equality: The People’s March on Washington” in Park Hall Auditorium will be...
Students from Ithaca College's Park School of Communications will head to Washington, DC this weekend to cover 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington for NBC Nightly News, Weekend Edition, with Lester Holt. James A. Rada, associate professor in the Department of Journalism, will accompany the students as they interview participants and gather footage of the day's events at the Lincoln Memorial this Saturday, August 24. The students' work will air as part of NBC's Saturday evening newscast and will also be available through the NBC News website.
Rada will then return to D.C. with another group of students from the Park School on Wednesday August 28, for a second round of coverage of The March on Washington Commemorative events. This time, Rada and the IC News Crew will be covering the events for PBS Newshour online. Students work will be packaged and uploaded to the PBS website at a later date. August 28 is the actual 50th Anniversary of The March on Washington. President Obama is scheduled to appear along with former Presidents Clinton and Carter.
Kyle Clark received “The Top of the Town 2013” award for local anchor by both the readers and editors of 5280 (The Denver Magazine).
"The Top of the Town 2013" awards features local picks in categories such as Dining, Diversions, Shopping, Services and Personalities.
Clark, from 9News, was chosen for “giving the 24-hour news feed a...