Media Advisory and Photo Opportunity: CBC News Vancouver in Abbotsford September 23

MEDIA ADVISORY AND PHOTO OPPORTUNITY


CBC NEWS VANCOUVER IN ABBOTSFORD SEPTEMBER 23


September 21, 2010 - As part of a commitment to connecting with the community, Shane Foxman and Gloria Macarenko from the CBC News Vancouver team will be speaking to a journalism class at the University of the Fraser Valley (University House lounge, SE side of Campus, 33844 King Road at Mackenize, Abbotsford, BC) from noon - 1 pm on September 23. They will be speaking to students about journalism and the current shift in media.

Following the speaking engagement, the team will be at the Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre (33800 King Road, Abbotsford, BC) for a live broadcast of CBC News Vancouver at 5, 5:30 and 6 pm hosted with Tony Parsons, Gloria Macarenko, Claire Martin and Shane Foxman. The broadcast is in part of a public free skating event called Breaking in the Ice.

Following the broadcast, Tony Parsons will be speaking to local business professionals at Chamber Connections at the Ramada (36035 North Parallel Road, Abbotsford, BC).

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Asifa Lalji

CBC English Communications

Ph: 604.662.6464

asifa.lalji@cbc.ca

Twitter: @CBCVancouver

 

On site media contact:

David Jang

CBC English Communications

Ph: 604.340.8774

david.jang@cbc.ca

 


 

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