Special Reports

“What’s Next for Policy, the Parties, and the Media?”

11.20.16

Co-hosted by the Headliners Foundation and Headliners Club, this special post-election roundtable features political panelists Matthew Dowd, Matt Mackowiak, and Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, moderated by Evan Smith. Click here to read a summary article on the event written by Foundation Governor Wayne …

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The UT Tower Sniper Story at 50

09.27.16

August 2, 2016 By Howard Falkenberg Austin experienced a long weekend remembrance of the deadly Tower event as July turned to August this summer. Special coverage of the anniversary in a variety of media, a screening of the documentary film …

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2016 Mike Quinn Awards Luncheon

09.26.16

2016 Mike Quinn Awards Luncheon A Rousing Success The best attendance in recent memory. Acclaim for a new endowed scholarship. Presentation of annual scholarships to some of Texas’ brightest journalism students. Insight by four of the state’s best opinion journalists …

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50 YEARS AFTER THE UT TOWER SHOOTING

08.10.16

Veteran Austin Newscaster Neal Spelce (also a long-time Headliners Foundation Governor) leads a panel discussion featuring journalists involved in coverage of the University of Texas Sniper Tragedy which occurred fifty years ago on August 1, 1966.

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2015 Mike Quinn Awards Luncheon

10.17.15

Keynote presentation moderated by Foundation Governor John Lumpkin and featuring award-winning journalists.

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