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MEDIA & SOCIETY NEWS

Emmys Wins for Shows from Falchuk '93, L.H.D.'14

At the 2016 Primetime Emmys ceremony this month, "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story" won the Emmy for Outstanding Limited Series, as well as for eight of its 21 other nominations. Brad Falchuk '93, L.H.D.'14 -- perhaps best known as co-creator of the Emmy-winning show "American Horror Story" -- is an executive producer of "The People v. O.J. Simpson," which is the first season for ...  More >>

Whitaker '73, L.H.D. '97 Earns Emmy, Profiled in LA Times

Since joining CBS's "60 Minutes" in the fall of 2014, HWS Trustee Bill Whitaker '73, L.H.D. '97 has reported from across world. His work on the segment "The Swiss Leaks," about the biggest data breach in Swiss banking history, earned Whitaker and his colleagues a 2016 Emmy Award for Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a News Magazine. "The Swiss Leaks" details the data theft of compute...  More >>

"Frankenstein" is in Season

Professor of Media & Society Les Friedman's new book, "Monstrous Progeny: A History of Frankenstein Narrative," continues to garner media and academic interest, as it has since its publication this spring. The New Statesman reviewed the book in September, calling it an "exhaustive discussion of the Frankenstein narrative" that wonders how far to "allow science to interfere in nature" and "sho...  More >>

McGuire '83 Talks TV Broadcasting

Hobart and William Smith will welcome Emmy award-winning sports personality Pierre McGuire '83, an NHL "Inside the Glass" analyst for NBC Sports, back to campus to speak with students about careers in television broadcasting. The talk will be held from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 16 in Bristol Gymnasium. The event, which will highlight key insights into the field of sports broadcasting, is...  More >>

Sloane '17 Interns at People Magazine

During her summer internship at People Magazine, Rebecca Sloane '17 interviewed several sports and musical giants such as Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks, Megan Rapinoe of the U.S. Women's soccer team, actor Corbin Bleu, musical artist 50 Cent and Olympic gold medal swimmer Missy Franklin. "I was so surprised and flattered that they offered me the internship in the first place, and of cour...  More >>

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