Nov. 10: Sportswriting Then and Now
By Beth Mechum
The tenth annual Shirley Povich Symposium was held on November 10 at 7pm in the Orem Ballroom of the Riggs Alumni Center.
Maury Povich moderated a panel that included ESPN’s Tony Kornheiser, Michael Wilbon and Jeremy Schaap, Washington Post sports columnist and author Sally Jenkins , USA Today Sports columnist and Commentator for ABC News, CNN and PBS Christine Brennan and Washington Post baseball writer Chelsea Janes. The evening’s activities began with remembrances of Shirley Povich by Donald Graham, CEO of Graham Holdings and former owner of The Washington Post.