Jamal Khashoggi Address on Journalism and the Media
The Jamal Khashoggi Annual Address on Journalism and the Media honors Jamal Khashoggi, a 1983 alumnus of Indiana State University. Mr. Khashoggi was among the journalists known as “The Guardians” honored by Time magazine as Person of the Year in 2018 for their pursuit of truth despite tremendous obstacles.
This annual address examines current and critical issues related to journalism, the first amendment and freedom of the press. Invited speakers include prominent journalists, authors, filmmakers, photojournalists or other professionals working in the media.
Washington Post foreign affairs columnist David Ignatius is the inaugural speaker, set for 7 p.m. April 2 in Tilson Auditorium on the Indiana State campus. The event is free and open to the public.