Dec. 3 Event: Ebola, Covering a Modern Plague
Film Screening: The Last 40 Miles
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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
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