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2012 Mike Quinn Awards Luncheon

“How Journalism Education of the Future
Could Build on the Legacy of Giants”

Honoring this year’s Foundation Beneficiaries and featuring:

John Lumpkin, Director of the
Schieffer School of Journalism, TCU;
Formerly Associated Press Vice President Newspaper Markets, U.S. and Latin America.

With special video presentation by:                         Bob Schieffer, Host of CBS Face the Nation.



The annual luncheon of the Headliners Foundation honored this year’s winners of the prestigious Charles E. Green awards for excellence in journalism and introduced the Foundation’s scholarship recipients. Bob Schieffer provided a video welcome and John Lumpkin, the Director of the Schieffer School at Texas Christian University gave the keynote about the advantages of pursuing a journalism degree.

To view a video of the luncheon presentation, click here.


Before the luncheon, the Headliners Foundation hosted a panel discussion, The Future of Investigative Reporting. The panel featured Debbie Hiott, Austin American-Statesman; Jim Drew, The Dallas Morning News; Terri Langford, Houston Chronicle; and Wayne Dolcefino, KTRK Houston. 

To view a video of the panel discussion, click here.

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