GW Global Media Institute

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The George Washington University Global Media Institute, affiliated with the GW School of Media and Public Affairs and Graduate School of Political Management, explores the evolving roles and responsibilities of the media in our society and the transformation of journalism in the 21st century. The institute produces the highly acclaimed Kalb Report public television and radio series as well as the weekly network radio programs This Just In! and GW Presents American Jazz. The institute is also the administrative home to the POLITICO-George Washington University Battleground Poll.

Series

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6 Pieces

Tony Bennett joins jazz expert Dick Golden to profile artists, composers and others whose careers have made a difference in our world.

Caption: Marvin Kalb
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The Kalb Report focuses on democracy, the press, and public policy with a series of forums at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The series, moderated by Marvin Kalb, is jointly produced by the George Washington University Global Media Insitute, Harvard University, and the National Press Club and is underwritten by Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation.

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14 Pieces

The Story of News and the People Behind the Headlines.


Pieces

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What do Santa's elves, Twitter, and democracy have in common? With a little imagination, enough tweets, and an election approaching, more than you...

  • Added: Dec 14, 2011
  • Length: 53:30
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It is the 800 pound gorilla that sits in the Oval Office, the dark ghost that walks the halls of the White House; the haunting legacy of the Vietna...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Nov 14, 2011
  • Length: 53:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Marvin Kalb and Ira Berkow
This week on This Just In! - two different game-changers in the world of sports. First, Marvin Kalb interviews sportswriter Ira Berkow on the Jewi...

Bought by KZYX, KPOV, WJFF, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, and WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Nov 02, 2011
  • Length: 53:30
  • Purchases: 5
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A wave of demonstrations and protests swept the globe this year as revolutions in Tunisia and Egypt went "viral" on the World Wide Web. Alberto Iba...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2011
  • Length: 53:30
Caption: Richard C. Hottelet
If you've ever listened to the radio or watched television news, you owe thanks in part to Richard C. Hottelet. One of the original "Murrow Boys," ...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2011
  • Length: 53:30
Caption: Paul Steinle and Dr. Sara Brown
A study by the Pew Research Center indicates 95% of new information comes from traditional media – most of it from newspapers. Why then do so many ...

  • Added: Oct 03, 2011
  • Length: 53:30
Caption: Ed Henry, Joe Lockhart, and Frank Sesno
Tweeting from press conferences, breaking news on blogs, and reporting with an “iPod approach to media” – the dynamics of the White House press roo...

  • Added: Sep 28, 2011
  • Length: 53:30
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Close your eyes and listen to the story: the hustle and bustle of a busy city sidewalk, the moan and groan of an approaching metro car, the hiss an...

Bought by WCBE


  • Added: Sep 19, 2011
  • Length: 53:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Sam Litzinger scores an interview with Jerry Grossman, a longtime TV sports producer and current supervising producer at the Newseum, to get the pl...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2011
  • Length: 53:32
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From America's national pastime to the Olympic Games, NBC and HBO sports broadcasting icon Bob Costas reflects on the games we play and why they me...

Bought by KMUZ


  • Added: Feb 22, 2011
  • Length: 53:31
  • Purchases: 1