WHY and the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism will be honoring the winners of the 2007 Harry Chapin Media Awards on Tuesday, October 7 starting at 6 pm at CUNY. The event will begin with a cocktail hour and CBS News Sunday Morning anchor Charles Osgood will give a keynote address.
Prior to the awards ceremony, the winners will participate in a panel discussion from 3-5 pm moderated by Trudy. The confirmed participants are: Carlos Caminada of Bloomberg Markets; Bent-Jorgan Perlmutt, a director of Lumo; Scott Haissen from The Miami Herald; Jonathan Cohn, author of Sick; John Bowe, author of Nobodies; Mona Reeder of The Dallas Morning News and Donald McNeil Jr. of The New York Times. The journalists will discuss their work and the challenges they face reporting on poverty-related issues.
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