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The George Polk Awards: Getting Sources to Talk

Center for Communication

Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)

The George Polk Awards: Getting Sources to Talk

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Hear from Polk Award winning journalists on the challenges they faced getting their stories and gaining their sources' trust.


Jodi Kantor, The New York Times

Stephanie McCrummen, The Washington Post

Elle Reeve, VICE News

Moderator: Charlayne Hunter-Gault, journalist and author

Presented with the Journalism Department at LIU Brooklyn

5:00 PM Opening reception with light refreshments.

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When & Where

Kumble Theater at LIU Brooklyn
Flatbush Ave. (DeKalb Ave. & Willoughby St.)
Brooklyn, NY

Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)

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Center for Communication

Center for Communication is an independent nonprofit founded in 1980 by the late Dr. Frank Stanton, president of CBS Corp. The Center’s extensive program of seminars and workshops picks up where the academic world leaves off, offering students the opportunity to experience firsthand the inner-workings of the media industry, and learn from leading professionals in all fields of media and communications.The mission is to bridge the gap between the media and entertainment industry and the colleges and universities. Our seminars also give students a unique opportunity to connect with leading professionals and key decision-makers, who donate their time and expertise to better inform students on all aspects of our multi-faceted industry.

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