West Chester University’s President’s Speaker Series welcomes National Public Radio (NPR) correspondent Nina Totenberg on Saturday, October 12, at 8 p.m., in the Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, Philips Memorial Building, 700 S. High Street, West Chester. Tickets range from $27 - $32 and are available at wcupatix.com or 610-436-2266.
As an award-winning legal affairs correspondent for over 40 years, Totenberg shares her seasoned reflections on the Supreme Court and provides audiences insight into today’s judicial headlines. In-depth and wildly thought-provoking, Totenberg’s deep experience and nuanced perspective shines a light on the Court’s inner workings, and helps audiences understand the impact of headline-making judicial cases on America’s future.
As a respected journalist, Totenberg’s reports are regularly featured on NPR's All Things Considered, Morning Edition, and Weekend Edition. She has won every major journalism award in broadcasting and holds the distinction of being the first radio journalist to have won the National Press Foundation’s “Broadcaster of the Year” award.
The President’s Speaker Series, formerly known as the Philips Lecture Series, brings distinguished speakers to West Chester’s campus. Funded through an endowment created by George Morris Philips, WCU’s president from 1881-1920, past speakers include Jane Pauley, Linda Ronstadt, Bob Woodward, Elie Wiesel, Maya Angelou, and Doris Kearns Goodwin, among many others.
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