Media Events: 12.12.06


TUESDAY 12.12.06

WHAT: The third annual Dick Schaap Symposium: Diversity in the Newsroom
WHO: Robin Roberts, anchor of ABC News Good Morning America; Jeremy Schaap, correspondent for ESPN; Sweeny Murti, WFAN Yankees beat reporter; Jorge Arangure, staff reporter for the Washington Post; and Roland West, diversity consultant to ESPN.
WHEN: 6:30PM
WHERE: Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, 116th Street and Broadway, Lecture Hall, third floor
WHY YOU SHOULD GO: To ask Sweeney Murti if A-Rod is as brutal in the clubhouse as it seems. Oh, and also engage in an intellectual discussion about diversity in sports journalism.

WHAT: The All England Club and Concert.TV present We Want Jools!
WHEN: 9:30PM-1:00AM
WHERE: Lolita Bar, Broome Street at Allen
WHY YOU SHOULD GO: To celebrate the arrival of the landmark British music television show “Later… with Jools Holland” to CONCERT.TV. Also to sign a petition to remedy the tragic fact that the NYC area does not get CONCERT.TV. If that’s enough, we’ve been told the preferred dress is “tennis whites.”