Colleagues: Three different people informed me of the passing of Larry Lorenz, retired communications department chair at Loyola University in New Orleans, who hired me for my first full-time teaching job after I finished my doctorate at UT Austin in 1986. He had an eventful career as a professional journalist before entering academia, as you’ll see in this WWL obit. I remember his intellect and sense of … Continue reading From the Desk of Dr. Buckman: Larry Lorenz
Colleagues: In the event you missed the news on Saturday, and I saw only snippets on the local evening news, Trump delivered a speech at the CIA in which he said “journalists are the most dishonest human beings on the face of the Earth,” to the cheers of the spooks assembled, for reporting he is “feuding” with the intelligence community. In other words, we fabricated … Continue reading From the Desk of Dr. Buckman: ‘The most dishonest human beings on the face of the Earth’
Berry, an author and film director, is known for his pioneering investigative work into the Catholic Church and its sexual abuse cases a decade before The Boston Globe’s reporting. Continue reading ‘Spotlight’ screening to feature award-winning investigative reporter Jason Berry
We hope to meet you at the Region 12 conference! Continue reading See you in NOLA?
Louisiana’s first statewide chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists is seeking members. Continue reading Calling all Louisiana media professionals