CCI Diversity Student Leaders Society Field Trip

Washington, DC College of Communication and Information 

Diversity Student Leaders Society Field Trip Schedule

February 27 – March 3, 2013


Day Time Activity
Wednesday, February 27 12:00 Noon Depart for Washington, DC from the UT campus 
Thursday, February 28 8:00 a.m. Depart Hotel for White House Tour
11:30 - 1:30 p.m. C-SPAN Session

Brian Lamb, C-SPAN Founder and CEOSteve Scully

Senior Executive Producer & Political EditorHoward Mortman

Director of Media RelationsBarkley Kern, Vice President, New Media

4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

Microsoft Innovation and Policy Center Session 

Ed Ingle, Managing Director of Government Affairs, Microsoft Corporation (Mr. Ingle is a CCI alumnus and Vice Chair of CCI's Board of Visitors)

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

CCI Alumni Reception 

Microsoft Innovation and Policy Center

Friday, March 1 9:00 - 10 a.m.

The Wall Street Journal

Monica Langley, Senior Special Writer (Ms. Langley is a CCI alumna and received CCI’s highest alumni honor, the Hileman Award, in 2002).

11:30 - 1:30 p.m. CNN Session and Tour

Sally Holland, CNN Senior Producer (a CCI alumna)

Doug Shantz, CNN Field Production Manager (a CCI alumnus)

Patrick Davis, CNN Assignment Editor (a CCI alumnus)

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Juliana Oyegun, retired Director, Diversity and Inclusion Department, The World Bank

Session will be held at C-SPAN

5:00 - 9:00 p.m. Guided Tour of DC monuments 

Courtesy of the School of Information Sciences,  Alexander Mathews Tours       

Saturday, March 2 All Day On your own to visit various DC sites
Sunday, March 3 8:00 - 4:30 p.m. Return to Knoxville