The Presidency and the Press Schedule

The Press: Preparing to Cover the Road to the White House
Monday, July 16, 2018

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Time Event Location
8:30 a.m. Dorm Check-in  Cheshire Hall
9:30 - 10 a.m. Orientation & Tour
with Dr. Kristen Nevious, Ph.D., Director
with a video message from the Honorable Ann McLane Kuster, U.S. Representative (D-NH)
The Marlin Fitzwater Center for Communication FC 101
10 - 10:30 a.m. Newsroom: Time to Roll Up Our Sleeves...
with Prof. Paul Bush
Journalism Lab FC 105
10:30 - 11:00 a.m.  Briefing: Covering the Road to the White House
with Stephen Keimig '16, Writer, Fox News,Via Skype
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
11:15 - 11:45 a.m. Newsroom: The Presidency & The Press Coverage Plan
with the Boston Herald's Joseph Scaccia, Editor-in-Chief, and Joe Dwinell, Director of Investigative and Special Projects,Via Skype
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Newsroom: Newswriting
with Prof. Paul Bush, MFA, Professor of Journalism

Byline Photoshoot
with Andrew Cunningham, Social Media Manager
Journalism Lab FC 105



Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
12:30 - 1:15 p.m. Press Club: Lunch Dining Hall
1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Keynote Briefing: This is What Democracy Looks Like
with Peter Maer, Veteran CBS Radio White House Corespondent, Via Skype
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Newsroom: Writing a Column/Opinion Piece Journalism Lab FC 105
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. R&R: Pearly Pond Pearly Pond Waterfront
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Press Club: Dinner Dining Hall
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Newsroom: On Deadline
with Prof. Paul Bush, MFA, Professor of Journalism

Open Studio: 360 Immersive Video
with Richard Morse, MFA, Media Production Specialist
Journalism Lab FC 105



Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. R&R: The Bubble Game Room


Wal-Mart Run
Grimshaw-Gudewicz Activity Center at North Fields (The Bubble)

TBD
10:30 p.m.  Lights Out Cheshire Hall 

The Road to the White House Runs Through the Granite State
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Time Event Location
7:00 a.m. Press Bus Departs  Peterson Hall (Manor) Parking Lot
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Briefing: The New Hampshire Republican Party
with Joe Sweeney, Communications and Political Director
New Hampshire State House, Concord, NH
9:45 - 10:45 a.m. Briefing: The New Hampshire Democratic Party
with the Honorable Raymond Buckley, Chair
New Hampshire State House, Concord, NH
11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Briefing: Office of the Secretary of State
with the Honorable David M. Scanlan, Deputy Secretary of State
New Hampshire State House, Concord, NH
11:45 a.m. Photo Op/Stand-Up: Steps of the State House New Hampshire State House, Concord, NH
12:00 p.m. (Noon) Lunch: NH State House New Hampshire State House Cafeteria, Concord, NH
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Briefing: It Begins Here...at the New Hampshire State House
with Virginia Drew, Director, NH Visitor Center
NH Visitor Center, Concord, NH
1:45 - 2:45 p.m. Meet the Press Tour: NH1.com
with Vanessa Palange, Assignment Manager
Concord, NH
3:15 - 4:30 p.m. Meet the Press Tour: The New Hampshire Union Leader 
with Trent Spiner, Editor-in-Chief
New Hampshire Union Leader, Manchester, NH
5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Meet the Press Tour: WMUR-TV 9
with Jim Breen, Director of News Operations and Tom Griffith, Anchor
WMUR-TV 9 Studio, Manchester, NH
7:00 -8:00 p.m. Dinner on the Road to the White House: The Red Arrow Diner
with Greg Moore, State Director, Americans for Prosperity New Hampshire
with Kirsten Morris, Media Manaager, NextGen New Hamphire
with Nancy West, Publisher, InDepthNH
The Red Arrow Diner, Manchester, NH
8:00 p.m. Return to the FPU Campus at Rindge Rindge, NH
10:30 p.m. Lights Out Cheshire Hall

The Midterms
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Time Event Location
7:30 a.m. Press Club: Breakfast Dining Hall
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Newsroom: Prep
with Paul Bush, MFA, Professor of Journalism

Auditions: Meet the Press & Herald Radio
Journalism Lab FC 105


Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Backgrounder: The Midterms
with Dr. Christina Cliff, Professor of Political Science
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Press Briefing: On Civility in the Public Discourse
with Joseph Sciacca, Editor-in-Chief, the Boston Herald; and Hillary Chabotm Political Reporter and Host, Boston Herald Radio
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
11:15 -11:45 a.m. Press Club: Lunch Dining Hall
12:00 (Noon) - 1:00 p.m. Keynote Briefing: This is What Democracy Looks Like
with the Honorble Molly Kelley, Candidate for NH Democratic Gubernatorial Nomination
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
1:15 - 2:15 p.m. Keynote Briefing: The Midterms, by the Numbers
with Joe Battenfeld, Multi-Media Political Columnist/Reporter, the Boston Herald; and Dr. Christina Cliff, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science via Skype
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Working the Phones
with Alexander Heffner, Host, PBS's "The Open Mind"
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
3:00 - 3:45 p.m. Newsroom: On Deadline
with Paul Bush, MFA, Professor of Journalism
Journalism Lab FC 105
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.  Keynote Briefing: This is What Democracy Looks Like
with the Honorable Kevin Avard, New Hampshire State Senator
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Press Club: Dinner  Dining Hall
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Newsroom: On Deadline
with Paul Bush, MFA, Professor of Journalism

Open Studio: Podcasting

Pre-Production: Meet the Student Press

Pre-Production: Boston Herald Radio
Journalism Lab FC 105 


Audio Production Studio

Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio

Fitzwater Center Seminar Room FC 104
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. R&R: The Bubble Game Room Grimshaw-Gudewicz Activity Center at North Fields (The Bubble)
10:30 p.m. Lights Out  Cheshire Hall 

We're LIVE!
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Time Event Location
7:30 a.m. Press Club: Breakfast Dining Hall
8:30 - 10:30 a.m.  Newsroom: Granite State Student Voice, On Deadline
with Paul Bush, MFA, Professor of Journalism

Pre-Production: Meet the Student Press

Pre-Production: Boston Herald Radio
Journalism Lab FC 105



Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio

Fitzwater Center Seminar Room FC 104
10:45 - 11:45 a.m. LIVE: Boston Herald Radio
with Hillary Chabot, Political Reporter and Host, Boston Herald Radio
and Tom Shattuck, Columnist and Executive Producer, Boston Herald Radio
Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
12:00 (noon) - 1:00 p.m. Press Club: Charter Lunch Dining Hall
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. LIVE: Meet the Student Press Fitzwater Center Patterson Studio
2:00 p.m. Check-Out Cheshire Hall

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