Category Archives: Journalism

E.J. Dionne  2016 Berkman Award Winner for Excellence in Journalism

E.J. Dionne 2016 Berkman Award Winner for Excellence in Journalism

by Christine McCarthy McMorris… On Thursday, November 17, 2016 Mr. Dionne visited Trinity College as the seventh recipient of the College’s Moses Berkman Memorial Journalism Award, in recognition of his career as one of the country’s foremost political journalists. He gave a talk titled “After 2016: Can a Divided Coutry Heal Itself?” to an overflow… Continue Reading

To Print Or Not To Print

To Print Or Not To Print

At a lunchtime forum on free speech and blasphemy in the Trinity chapel February 5, a mostly student audience was told there would be a vote to determine whether to display some of the cartoons that provoked the attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris. Three faculty panelists then proceeded to explore the relevant legal, Islamic, and journalistic issues. Continue Reading