Reed Alexander

Organizer

Reed Alexander
Email
reed.h@columbia.edu

Speakers

  • Alfonso Calderon
    Alfonso Calderon
    Co-founder of March for Our Lives

    Calderon is the co-founder of March for Our Lives. He will be speaking at the “Covering Trauma” panel at the Columbia Journalism School on Friday, Nov. 8.

  • Cameron Kasky
    Cameron Kasky
    Co-founder of March for Our Lives

    Kasky is the co-founder of March for Our Lives. He will be speaking at the “Covering Trauma” panel at the Columbia Journalism School on Friday, Nov. 8.

  • Dr. Gail Saltz
    Dr. Gail Saltz
    Psychiatrist

    Dr. Gail Saltz is an American psychiatrist, psychoanalyst, columnist, and television commentator. She will be speaking at the “Covering Trauma” panel at the Columbia Journalism School on Friday, Nov. 8.

  • Kenneth Preston
    Kenneth Preston
    Student journalist

    Preston is a student journalist. He will be speaking at Columbia Journalism School on Friday, Nov. 8

  • Professor Bruce Shapiro
    Professor Bruce Shapiro
    J-school professor | Executive Director of Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma

    Shapiro is the Executive Director of the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma (DART). He is also a professor at the J-school. Shapiro will be speaking at the “Covering Trauma” on Friday, Nov. 8.

  • Professor Judith Matloff
    Professor Judith Matloff
    J-school professor

    Judith Matloff teaches conflict reporting at the J-school and has been writing about international affairs for 30 years. She will be speaking at the “Covering Trauma” panel on Friday, Nov. 8.

Location

Lecture Hall 3rd Fl.
Columbia Journalism School

Date

Nov 07 2019

Time

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Cost

Free

Covering Trauma: The Parkland students on where journalists got it right and wrong

The Parkland students are coming. Join us for an educational conversation about covering painful stories like school shootings, disasters, and large-scale tragedies. How do we do it? The co-founders of March for Our Lives share their stories after last year’s shooting in Parkland, guided by leading journalists in the field and a renowned psychiatrist. 
 
Keynote given by investigative journalist, David Cullen, who authored the books, “PARKLAND” and “COLUMBINE.”
 
THE PANEL
  • Cameron Kasky — cofounder, March for Our Lives
  • Alfonso Calderon — cofounder, March for Our Lives
  • Kenneth Preston — student journalist
  • Dr. Gail Saltz — psychiatrist
  • Professor Bruce Shapiro — Director, the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma, Columbia Journalism School
  • Professor Judith Matloff — Professor, Columbia Journalism School

Covering Trauma