Schmidt Lecture: Ethical Challenges to the Fourth Estate


Monday, October 29, 2018


07:30 P.M. - 09:00 P.M.


Stretansky Concert Hall

Philadelphia Daily News and Philadelphia Inquirer columnist John Baer was tagged in 2002 by the National Journal as one of the nation's top 10 political journalists outside  Washington. A graduate of Mount St. Mary's University in Maryland, he holds a master's degree from Temple University, was a congressional fellow in Washington under the auspices of the American Political Science Association and a fellow of Loyola University School of Law's inaugural Journalists Law School program in Los Angeles. His work has appeared in numerous publications including The New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, The Nation, American Journalism Review and Columbia Journalism Review. He has appeared on the Fox News Network, CNN, C-SPAN and MSNBC. He is author of the 2012 book On the Front Lines of Pennsylvania Politics: Twenty-Five Years of Keystone Reporting.