Monthly Archives: September 2011

Lessons from Joplin: 5 p.m., Sept. 21, Fred W. Smith Forum

Lessons from JoplinAssociate Professor Katherine Reed moderates a discussion on the aftermath of the devastation in Joplin and its effects on the town and the journalists who covered it.

Panelists from several news organizations that covered the immediate consequences of the tornado will talk about the emotional, physical and technological challenges of covering disasters, particularly in Joplin.

WHEN: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21

WHERE: Fred W. Smith Forum (upstairs in the Reynolds Journalism Institute)