Stanley M. Swinton, general manager, vice-president and director of world services for the Associated Press, Alvin Perlumtter, head of the independent TV production company that produced the political satire PBS series The Great American Dream Machine (1971-73) and Editor of The Boston Globe Thomas Winship spoke at a Poynter Program discussion, “Television News vs. the Newspapers.”

The Poynter Program, given to the college by Nelson and Marion Knauss Poynter ‘46, publishers of The St. Petersburg Times, was intended to increase students’ appreciation for and exposure to the media.