2016 Rosine Smith Sammons Lecture in Media Ethics at SMU presents Making Sense of a Tragedy in Real Time: Media Coverage of the Dallas Ambush

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings at 2013 New Cities Summit
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings Photo courtesy of New Cities Foundation

The 17th annual Rosine Smith Sammons Lecture in Media Ethics at SMU will present Making Sense of a Tragedy in Real Time: Media Coverage of the Dallas Ambush, focusing on the events of July 7, 2016, when a gunman killed four Dallas police officers and a DART officer during a protest march downtown. The lecture will be a panel discussion featuring Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, Dallas Morning News Editor Mike Wilson, and Emmy-winning CBS 11 journalist Steve Pickett. The Sammons Lecture Series is presented by the Division of Journalism at SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts.

Event Details

When

10.19.16 | 8:00 pm

Where

6101 Bishop Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75205

Ticket Info

Admission is free.