Top media professionals will soon be on the Northern Kentucky University campus to discuss a controversial issue – the effect of corporate ownership of the media.
“Wall Street v. Main Street,” sponsored by the Department of Communication and the College of Professional Studies, will be held at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14 in Room 100 at Landrum Academic Center, Room 100.
The speakers are: Rich Boehne, executive vice president of E.W. Scripps Company; Elbert Tucker, news director at WKRC-TV; John Fox, editor/co-publisher of CityBeat; and Susan McHugh, editorial director for The Recorder Newspapers.
“Corporate ownership of the media has become a hot topic at the national level, and for the University to get involved – and with such respected and well-known participants