Ochberg Fellowship Program
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Panel I: Breaking News and Trauma: Patricia Llodra, First Selectwoman, Newtown, CT; Naomi Starobin, News Director, WSHU Public Radio Fairfield, CT; Lt. J. Paul Vance, Chief Spokesman, Connecticut State Police; Brad Clift, Freelance Photojournalist; Moderator: Bruce Shapiro, Executive Director, Dart Center.
Lunch Conversation: Dart Center executive director Bruce Shapiro in conversation with Bill Leukhardt, Reporter, Hartford Courant and step-father of victim (Lauren Rousseau, teacher at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Newtown, CT)
Panel II: Social Media and Tragedy: Andy Carvin, Social Media Strategist, NPR; Charles Dumais, Principal, Newtown High School; Moderator: Emily Bell, Director, Tow Center for Digital Journalism.
Panel III: Going Deeper: Covering Perpetrators, Guns and Community Trauma: Alaine Griffin, Reporter, Hartford Courant; Matthew Kauffman, Investigative Reporter, Hartford Courant; Charles Herrick, Chairman, Department of Psychiatry, Western Connecticut Health Network; Jim MacMillan, Founder, GunCrisis.org; Moderator: Bruce Shapiro, Executive Director, Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma
Panel IV: Responsible Reporting on Aftermath: Where do we go from here?
Dave Cullen, Journalist and Author, “Columbine”; Kevin Cullen, Columnist, Boston Globe; Candice Kane, Chief Operating Officer, Cure Violence, Chicago; Beth Macy, Reporter, The Roanoke Times; Steven Marans, Professor, Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine; Jacqueline Smith, Managing Editor, News-Times, Danbury, CT; Moderators: Bruce Shapiro, Executive Director, Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma; Emily Bell, Director, Tow Center for Digital Journalism
Your contributions help the Dart Center nurture informed, innovative and ethical news reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy worldwide.
The Dart Center is a project of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.