Franklin Pierce University to Hold Annual Fitzwater Center Honors
Apr 25, 2023
Franklin Pierce University will hold its annual Fitzwater Center Honors ceremony on Thursday, April 27 bestowing Fitzwater Medallions upon select honorees at an event on the Rindge Campus.
The honorees are:
• Stephen C. Lacey '06, Co-founder and Executive Editor, Post Script Media, The Fitzwater Medallion for Leadership in Public Communication by an Alumnus
• Mara Hoplamazian, Reporter, Climate Change, NHPR, John Bassett, Paul Cuno-Booth, Scott Merrill, and Kathie Ragsdale, Environmental Justice Reporting Team, Granite State News Collaborative, Fitzwater Medallion for Public Service
• Caitlin Agnew '23, Student, Fitzwater Scholar, Fitzwater Medallion for Contributions to the Public Discourse
Named for the national press secretary for two U.S. Presidents, the Marlin Fitzwater Center for Communication at Franklin Pierce University was founded in 2002. The Fitzwater Center’s facilities enable Franklin Pierce students to write, film, edit, and produce programming for student-run television, radio, print, and digital media outlets. In addition to supporting the hallmark goal of Franklin Pierce University—to prepare its students to function well as citizens and leaders of a democratic society—the Marlin Fitzwater Center for Communication is dedicated to educating leaders of conscience in public communication, from the town hall to the nation’s Capital.
The Fitzwater Honors will be livestreamed here from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. on April 27.