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Journalism professor Nancy Benson to talk future of radio at conference in Romania

11/18/2010  8:45 am

Nancy Benson photoNancy Benson, associate professor of journalism, is set to travel to Romania later this month to present at the "Intercultural Radio Workshop 2010" hosted by the Department of Journalism and Communication Sciences of the University Alexandru Ioan Cuza Iasi. The conference aims to provide Romanian students, teachers, and journalists an intensive program of lectures and seminars about the role and power of radio journalism, including topics such as war journalism, undercover journalists, and radio in the digital era. Outside of the conference, Benson will facilitate workshops at radio stations in Iasi. In addition, she will present two days of workshops in Bucharest hosted by the American Embassy.