|When:||Back to Calendar October 30, 2012 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm||Where:||Roger Williams Unviersity
1 Old Ferry Road
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The Roger Williams University HawkTheVote Journalism Media Lab will host local members of the press — including East Bay Newspapers’ General Manager Scott Pickering — in a panel discussion of the impact of news coverage on the electoral process on Tuesday, October 30 at 6 p.m. at Roger Williams University.
Panelists will include Scott Pickering, general manager of East Bay Newspapers; Dee DeQuattro, political commentator on WPRO News Talk Radio; Bill Rupp, local editor of Barrington Patch; and Marilyn Schairer, general assignment reporter for WPRI-TV and RWU adjunct professor. RWU Assistant Journalism Professor Michael Scully will moderate the discussion.
The event is open to the public and will be held at 6 p.m. in Global Heritage Hall G01 on the University’s Bristol campus at One Old Ferry Road. No tickets or reservations are required.
The panel discussion will also be live-streamed on HawkTheVote.com. Follow the journalism media lab students’ election coverage on Twitter with @HawkTheVote and @HawkTheVotenees.
Please note that the event may be re-scheduled if Hurricane Sandy impacts our area.