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Bradlee’s Georgetown Legacy

Ben Bradlee, the Washington Post editor who guided the paper through the Pentagon Papers and Watergate, was a Washington D.C. legend. But the longtime Georgetown resident also left a distinct legacy on the Hilltop, where he taught a journalism course and received an honorary degree. Bradlee took over the Post[Read More…]

by October 28, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Watergate 40 Years Later: A Look at ‘All the President’s Men

Watergate 40 Years Later: A Look at ‘All the President’s Men

This Sunday marked the 40th anniversary of the break-in at the Watergate complex in Washington D.C., the site of a scandal that forever changed the way Americans view political campaigns, the presidency and journalism. In honor of this historic event, I decided to watch All the President’s Men, the 1976 classic starring Robert[Read More…]

by June 19, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Bradlee Receives Honorary GU Degree

Long-time Washington Post editor Benjamin C. Bradlee, who became famous for his leadership of the newspaper during its breaking coverage of the Watergate scandal, discussed his personal path to the top tiers of American journalism in Gaston Hall on May 3. Bradlee, the Post’s executive editor from 1968-1991 and now[Read More…]

by May 19, 2006 0 comments Campus News, News