Doug Waller, the congressional correspondent for Time magazine, will speak at Wake Forest University Feb. 25 at 8 p.m. in Benson University Center’s Pugh Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public. It is part of the university’s Year of Unity and Hope.
Waller will speak about his experiences as a journalist during times of crisis, including his contributions to Time’s coverage of the Sept. 11 attacks on America.
A Wake Forest graduate, Waller began his journalism career at Greensboro and Charlotte newspapers. He joined Time in 1994, and has covered numerous issues including national security, Capitol Hill, diplomatic relations and defense.
From 1988-1994, he was a defense and foreign policy correspondent for Newsweek where he covered military conflicts in Somalia and Haiti, and the Gulf War.
He is the author of six books, including “The Commandos: The Inside Story of America’s Secret Soldiers,” “Air Warriors: The Inside Story of the Making of a Navy Pilot,” and “BIG RED: Three Months On Board A Trident Nuclear Submarine,” which was published in 2001.
For more information, call 336-758-5229.
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