11/18/2014 04:38 PM
BATON ROUGE – The LSU Manship School of Mass Communication will host a panel discussion
on Thursday, Nov. 20, at 6 p.m. in the Holliday Forum of the Journalism Building.
The panel, which will feature authors, researchers and journalists, will discuss the
2014 midterm elections; Hispanic voting trends and the issues that matter to the Hispanic
community; how Hispanic media differentiates from the mainstream media; and the impact
of Hispanic media on voting and civic engagement.
Martin Johnson, the Kevin P. Reilly Sr. Chair in Political Communication at the Manship
School, will serve as panel moderator. Johnson is a professor of mass communication
and political science, and his research studies focus on media, politics, public opinion,
political psychology and public policy. Johnson is a multi-published, award-winning
The panel will feature:
Segura will also be available to media the morning of the event to discuss a variety of topics, including President Obama’s proposals on national immigration reform. For more information, contact Martin at email@example.com, or Billy Gomila at 225-578-3867 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted on Tuesday, November 18, 2014