For Release: September 30, 2009
Emily Harris will speak at Marylhurst University about the character of journalism today and reflect on the challenges of making wise editorial decisions in a rapidly changing world. She will share thoughts on balancing expertise with experience as a reporter and host of OPB's live radio program Think Out Loud. The audience will join Harris in a conversation about the role journalism plays in educating people about experience beyond their own, helping them develop opinions and make informed choices about living in the world. This event is sponsored by Marylhurst University's Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program.
Tuesday, October 13
6:30 p.m. Wine and hors d'oeuvres
7 p.m. Presentation begins
Marylhurst University, Flavia Hall Salon
503.636.8141, ext. 3309
About Marylhurst University
Marylhurst University, a private liberal arts university located one mile south of Lake Oswego on Highway 43, is regionally accredited and nationally recognized for innovation and academic excellence. Marylhurst's small, seminar-style classes – offered weekdays, evening, weekends and online – provide convenience and flexibility for students with busy lives seeking professional certificates and undergraduate and graduate degrees.