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A Conversation with NPR’s Nina Totenberg: The Supreme Court and the Presidency

September 20, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Free event, no ticket required

Doors will open at 5 p.m.

Nina Totenberg will appear on campus as the 2016-17 Frey Foundation Distinguished Visiting Professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at UNC-Chapel Hill.

National Public Radio’s award-winning legal correspondent Nina Totenberg will reveal the intrigue behind the headlines in this discussion with Michael Gerhardt, Samuel Ashe Distinguished Professor at the UNC School of Law.

Totenberg’s coverage of legal affairs and the Supreme Court has won her widespread recognition.Newsweek says, “The mainstays [of NPR] are Morning Edition and All Things Considered. But the crème de la crème is Nina Totenberg.”

Totenberg’s reports air regularly on NPR’s critically acclaimed newsmagazines, All Things Considered,Morning Edition andWeekend Edition. A frequent contributor to major newspapers and periodicals, she has published articles in the New York Times Magazine, the Harvard Law Review, the Christian Science Monitor, Parade magazine, New York Magazine, and others.

The Frey Foundation Distinguished Visiting Professorship was established in 1989 in the College to bring distinguished leaders from government, public policy, international affairs and the arts to campus to discuss topics of major significance. Alumnus David Gardner Frey (B.A. ’64, J.D. ’67) is chairman of the foundation and an enthusiastic supporter of UNC’s College of Arts and Sciences, the University and all things Chapel Hill.

The College of Arts and Sciences wishes to thank its promotional partners, UNC’s School of Law and School of Media and Journalism.

More information at http://college.unc.edu/frey.

Mixed Casual Korean Bistro’s food truck will be on hand from 5 to 7 p.m.

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Date:
September 20, 2016
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm