October 3, 2019 12:30pm — October 3, 2019 1:30pm
Journalist-authors Kristin Grady Gilger and Julia Wallace, from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, will discuss their book, “There’s No Crying in Newsrooms: What Women Have Learned About What It Takes to Lead,” on Thursday, Oct. 3, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., in Knight Hall‘s Eaton Theater (Room 1208).
A book signing will immediately follow the event, from 1:30 to 1:50 p.m., outside the Eaton Theater.
Gilger, senior associate dean at the Cronkite School, was formerly deputy managing editor for news at The Arizona Republic. Wallace, the Frank Russell chair at the Cronkite School, is a a former Cox Media Group executive and leading editor of newspapers in Atlanta and Phoenix.
Best, named this spring the director of the new Howard Center for Investigative Journalism at the Philip Merrill College of Journalism, led the Seattle Times staff to two Pulitzer Prizes for coverage of breaking news when she was executive editor and managing editor for digital news.