April 27, 2019 2:30pm — April 27, 2019 4:30pm
Join us as we celebrate the tenures of Sue Kopen Katcef and Leslie Walker, who will be retiring at the end of the spring semester. A reception will be held in the Knight Hall atrium at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2019.
Please RSVP by April 24, 2019.
Katcef is a veteran broadcast journalist who since 1999 has taught at Merrill College. A 1976 graduate of the college, Katcef has been director of the Capital News Service broadcast bureau for more than a decade. Previously, Katcef was a reporter and anchor for WBAL Radio and a television reporter for WJZ and Maryland Public Television.
Walker, a longtime newspaper journalist and pioneer in Internet news, has taught Merrill College students about digital technology and the news business since 2008. Before that, she was vice president for news and editor of washingtonpost.com. Walker spent 16 years writing and editing for The Washington Post and, before that, The (Baltimore) Evening Sun.
Light refreshments will be served. This event is held in conjunction with Maryland Day.