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2013 Chester B. Wells Memorial Celebration

Terry Shelton

Friday, May 31, 2013 at 5:00 PM - Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 4:00 PM (CDT)

2013 Chester B. Wells Memorial Celebration

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Wells Key winners Ended Free $0.00
Friday and Saturday registration (not Wells Key winner) Ended $75.00 $0.00
Friday registration (not Wells Key winner) Ended $55.00 $0.00
Saturday registration (not Wells Key winner) Ended $30.00 $0.00

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Please join the Madison pro chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Wells Key. This two-day event May 31-June 1 in beautiful Madison will feature keynote speaker David Maraniss, author of “Barack Obama: The Story” and “When Pride Still Mattered;” a discussion about the future of journalism and a special screening of “Deadline USA.” The schedule is:

 

Friday, May 31

 

2-4 pm – Special display and discussion of famous/historical newspaper archives at Wisconsin State Historical Society

 

5 pm  -- Reception at Union South

 

6 pm – Dinner at Union South with speaker David Maraniss

 

Saturday, June 1

 

10-noon – Panel: “Journalism Issues Past and Future”

Moderator Robet Leger

Panelists: Stephen Geimann, Gordon McKerral, Amanda Theisen and Lauren Fuhrmann

 

Noon – 2  -- Lunch with speaker UW-Madison Professor Jim Baughman on “Changing Face of Journalism”

 

2-4 – Screening of “Deadline USA”

Have questions about 2013 Chester B. Wells Memorial Celebration? Contact Terry Shelton

When & Where


Union South
1308 West Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53715

Friday, May 31, 2013 at 5:00 PM - Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 4:00 PM (CDT)


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Organizer

Terry Shelton

Commemoration Committee
Wells Memorial Key Anniversary
shelton@lafollette.wisc.edu
608.262.3038

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