Journalism Class Brings VIPs to Campus

Posted: September 20, 2005 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Steve Klein, professor in the Electronic Journalism Program in the Department of Communication, has an impressive lineup of speakers for his Political Journalism class this semester. The schedule includes Walter Cronkite of CBS, Tony Snow of FoxNews, and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich.

The class is held on the Fairfax Campus in the Innovation Hall video studio, Room 439, from 3 to 4:15 p.m. A few extra seats are available for guests. To reserve a space, e-mail Klein at

Upcoming guests include:

  • Sept. 20, Sen. Ken Salazar (D-Col.)

  • Sept. 22, Susan Molinari, former member of Congress from New York

  • Oct. 4, Walter Cronkite, CBS News

  • Oct. 6, Marlin Fitzwater and Mike McCurry, former White House press secretaries

  • Oct. 11, Tony Snow, FoxNews

  • Oct. 13, Craig Crawford, author of the forthcoming “Attacking the Media”

  • Oct. 18, Donald Ritchie, author of “Reporting from Washington”

  • Nov. 1, John Podesta, former White House chief of staff

  • Nov. 3, Newt Gingrich, former speaker of the House

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