50 YEARS AFTER THE UT TOWER SHOOTING
August 10, 2016
Watch a panel discussion with journalists including Headliners Foundation Governors Neal Spelce and Gary Pickle, who covered the event that would become the major breaking news story in Austin’s history. Also participating on the panel are Austin journalist Brenda Bell, author of numerous features dealing with the tragic event; Phil Miller, former sportscaster and reporter for KTBC, one of the first newsmen on the scene; and Keith Maitland, director of the soon-to-be-released documentary film, “Tower”.
This discussion was recorded at the Headliners Club in Austin on August 2, 2016, 50 years and one day after the horrific events that unfolded on the University of Texas campus on August 1, 1966.