Scholarship Honoree – Mike Wallace


Mike Wallace, our guest of honor on May 10th, has been a 60 Minutes correspondent since its premiere in 1968. His experience as a newsman dates back to the 1940’s, when he was a radio news writer and broadcaster for the Chicago Sun. After serving as a naval communications officer during World War II, he became a news reporter for radio station WMAQ in Chicago. (more…)

Keynote Speaker 2007 – Paul Volcker

In the course of his career, Paul Volcker worked in the federal government for almost 30 years, culminating in two-terms as Chairman of the Board of governors of the Federal Reserve System from 1979-1987. He divided the earlier stages of his career between the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Treasury Department and the Chase Manhattan Bank. (more…)

Scholarship Winners 2007

The Foreign Press Association 2007 Scholarship Winners were AYUB NURI (1ST) from Iraq, WU NAN  (2ND) from China, FULVIO PAOLOCCI (2ND) from Italy, XIANG JI  (3RD) from China, and HENOK FENTE (3RD) from Ethiopia. (more…)