Rheya Spigner, KCCI reporter and anchor, and Whitney Mason, Iowa State Daily Media group reporter and Voices editor, will be honored for their excellence in journalism and promotion of a just and inclusive society through ethical storytelling that broadens people’s understanding of diverse lives and communities. First Amendment Days Depth and Dialogue session.
Celebrate and learn more about your First Amendment freedoms — religion, speech, press, assembly and petition — during First Amendment Days, April 8-12, 2019. Now in its 17th year, Iowa State University’s First Amendment Days is the longest running continual First Amendment celebration at any U.S. university. It’s organized by the First Amendment Committee, which is made up of members from the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, the Iowa State Daily Media Group and the Leo Mores Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. Find more info online.