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Phil Rees visits Scripps J-School at Ohio University

by IIJ Ambassador, Assistant Professor, & Director of IIJ

Sept. 28 and 29 EW Scripps School of Journalism and the International Institute of Journalism hosted Phil Rees as a special guest speaker.

Phil Rees Star of India dinner

Students were able to follow the life of documentary and international journalism through the eyes of this producer. Rees came to several classes within the journalism school such as J-Freshman Newsroom, Midday, and TV Broadcast News. Here the international journalist showed pieces of different documentaries he has worked on all across the world. With over forty documentaries on his resume`, Rees has done exclusive work with the Al Jazeera network and been on the front lines of numerous war conflicts, places many journalists have never been.

To find out more information about Phil Rees and view his work as an international journalist check out http://philrees.tv/

To find out more about the International Institute of Journalism check out http://scrippsjschool.org/iij/ or contact Dr. Yusuf Kalyango Jr. at kalyango@ohio.edu

By: Morgan Sigrist IIJ Ambassador

October 20, 2011

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