The Newshour With Jim Lehrer Comes To Oakland Campus

Issue Date: 
May 12, 2008


Ray Suarez, senior correspondent for The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, spoke during a luncheon on Pitt’s Oakland campus prior to Pennsylvania’s April 22 presidential primary. His April 9 talk, “Religion and the Election,” was sponsored by WQED Pittsburgh and the University of Pittsburgh Intercultural Dialogue Group.


Paul Solman, business and economics correspondent for The NewsHour, was the host of an April 11 panel discussion in Pitt’s Frick Fine Arts Auditorium. The discussion was titled “The Global Economic Slowdown” and was sponsored by Pitt Business. University of Pittsburgh economics professor Jim Cassing was among the panelists.