The Turnbull Center is located in the UO Portland building at the historic Old Town White Stag Block. A full schedule of speakers, classes, professional workshops, and public events -- many of them free -- will unfold over the next few months.
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Most Turnbull Center events and programs are held at UO Portland, in the White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St. Floor 3R, Portland.
Tuesday, June 4
Turnbull Center, Floor 3R
Light Refreshments: 6:30 p.m.
Free Presentation: 7-8:30 p.m.
Newspapers are as good as dead. The Internet is filling our brains with infotrivia. And independent, in-depth journalism is a relic.
But wait! As long as humans have stood upright, they’ve told stories – true stories that have archived their history, recorded their passions, passed along their lessons and helped them survive.
Jacqui Banaszynski, a Pulitzer-winning journalist, former senior editor of The Oregonian, and a teacher at one of the country’s best journalism schools, muses on what is changing about the profession of storytelling – and what never will.
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$30 for Turnbull staff and students.
For more information and to register, visit the Portland Advertising Federation website
Scott MacEachern joined Nike in 1995 and saw his role evolve from sports marketing, to global marketing, to business creation and management. He was the creative force behind the Nike LiveStrong brand, and his career culminated with the creation of the yellow LiveStrong wristbands. But where does LiveStrong go after Lance Armstrong?
Dr. Stephen Ward, a distinguished University of Wisconsin professor of journalism ethics, will become director of the George S. Turnbull Center on July 1. Dr. Ward covered foreign conflicts and served as a bureau chief for The Canadian Press news agency. He was founding director of the University of British Columbia Graduate School of Journalism and founded the University of Wisconsin's Center for Journalism Ethics. His most recent book, Ethics and the Media, has just been published.