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Pulitzer Center Update September 12, 2016

Jon Sawyer Discussed Pulitzer Prize Centennial on 'St. Louis on the Air'

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Jon Sawyer welcomes guests at the Pulitzer Center 10th anniversary celebration at the Harold Pratt House in New York. Image by Jin Ding. New York, 2016.

Jon Sawyer, founder and executive director of the Pulitzer Center, appeared on public radio program St. Louis on the Air to discuss the Pulitzer Prizes centennial celebration and the state of journalism today. In addition, Sawyer talked about the Pulitzer Center's commitment to education outreach as a vehicle for promoting news to younger and diverse audiences. He was joined by Margie Freivogel, former News Editor of St. Louis Public Radio and The St. Louis Beacon and series host Don Marsh. Sawyer and Freivogel will appear on a panel discussion about the impact of the Pulitzer Prizes at St. Louis University Law School on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 7:00pm.