Distinguished Lecture Speaker Series Presents @ 8 pm in UNT Auditorium Monday, November 17, 2014. | Latina/o and Mexican-American Studies
January 7, 2016

Distinguished Lecture Speaker Series Presents @ 8 pm in UNT Auditorium Monday, November 17, 2014.

The Distinguished Lecture Series is proud to present Maria Hinojosa, Journalist & News Correspondent for NPR changing the cultural and political landscape for Latinos in the U.S. Maria Hinojosa is an award-winning trailblazer in news and investigative journalism. Her over 25-year history reporting on critical issues and focusing on the changing cultural and political landscape in America and abroad have won her the highest levels of recognition in journalism, including: four Emmys; the 2012 John Chancellor Award for Excellence in Journalism, among other awards. She is currently the anchor and executive producer of NPR's long-running weekly program, Latino USA, celebrating its 20 year anniversary and considered the program of record for Latino news, culture and issues of critical importance to the Latino community and that impact the US population. Throughout her career, she has helped define the conversation about our times and our society with one of the most authentic voices in broadcast. Her investigative journalism and presentations press for truth while giving voice to lives and stories that illuminate the world we live in. Students receive one free ticket to the lecture. Tickets are available at http://studentaffairs.unt.edu/hinojosa if you would like to purchase additional tickets

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