Real Journalists in the Era of Fake News Panel and Reception
Over 60 Polar Bears gathered for an energetic panel featuring 5 alumni in the journalism and media field in NYC. Panelists included: Leah Chernikoff '04, Digital Director at ELLE, Craig Giamonna '02, Reporter at Bloomberg News, Melody Hahm '13, Senior Writer & On-Air Reporter at Yahoo Finance, Beth Kowitt '07, Senior Editor at Fortune Magazine, Anne Riley Moffatt '08, Consumer Editor & Team Leader at Bloomberg News. The panelists shared their fascinating insider stories of being a journalist in today's world and how Bowdoin connections led them to their current careers. The evening ended with the discussion continuing into the reception and Polar Bears making connections over food and drink.