Fake News: A Panel Discussion With Alabama Reporters

This is a past event.

UPB is hosting some of Alabama’s most prominent reporters to give their opinion and discuss with the UAB community about what they think of fake news and saterical news.

For the Reporter Panel, UPB has asked UAB's own Joey Kennedy serving as the moderator.


  • John Archibald, a columnist for AL.com and The Birmingham News (The Huntsville Times and Mobile's Press Register)
  • Barnett Wright, executive editor of The Birmingham Times
  • Ann Alquist, executive director of WBHM
  • Steven Chappell, Director of Student Media at Northwest Missouri State University
  • John Glenn, City News editor of UAB’s Kaleidescope

This is a pre-lecture event for Scott Dikkers, founder of The Onion, who will be giving a lecture on November 18.

Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Hill Student Center, Alumni Theater
1400 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35233

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations

Target Audience

Current Students, Faculty & Staff


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