Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Chicago

University Newsroom

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contact:
Steve Christensen
Communications Manager
(312) 915-6164
schris6@luc.edu

Media Alert

Trio of Successful Journalists to Share Tricks of the Trade
Phil, Dan, and Anthony Ponce to Discuss Careers in Broadcasting at Loyola

What:
Join veteran journalist Phil Ponce and his two sons, Dan and Anthony, as they share their secrets on developing successful careers in broadcast journalism at a free panel discussion hosted by Loyola University Chicago’s journalism program, the Loyola Student Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, and the Chicago Headline Club.

Phil Ponce, currently a Professional in Residence at Loyola, has had a long and distinguished career as a broadcast journalist, including his current position as anchor and managing editor of news for WTTW-TV’s Chicago Tonight. Now he finds his two sons following in his footsteps; Dan Ponce is a general assignment reporter with ABC affiliate WLS-TV and Anthony Ponce is a general assignment reporter at NBC’s WMAQ-TV.

When:
Tuesday, September 18, 2007
6 – 8 p.m.

Where:
Loyola University Chicago
Beane Hall, 13th Floor,
820 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Why:
Loyola takes pride in preparing people to lead extraordinary lives, and instilling ethical professionalism in all of its students. As a Professional in Residence at the University, Phil Ponce demonstrates this commitment to professionalism and ethical behavior, just as he has done throughout his long and successful career. After sharing his experiences and passion for broadcast journalism with his children for so many years, Ponce now gets to watch his two sons leave their own mark on the industry. Don’t miss the chance to hear their story and their advice for success.

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