Working the World: How Journalists Cover the Global Beat

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Working the World: How Journalists Cover the Global Beat

Following the 2006 ceremony for the President’s Award for Service to the University of Ottawa through Media and Community and Relations, a panel of journalists reflect on their experiences as international reporters. The panel takes place at the University of Ottawa on October 10, 2006.

Patrice Roy (Radio-Canada) speaks about reporting on Canadian political campaigns and the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States. Lisa Laflamme (national affairs correspondent for CTV News) reflects on a report she conducted from a Canadian military base in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Later, the panellists answer questions from audience members.

Denis Bachand (professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Ottawa) makes opening remarks. Evan H. Potter (assistant professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Ottawa) introduces the panellists.