Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Los Angeles
Skylight Studios
10050 Constellation Boulevard
Los Angeles,

During a time when the media is under attack, how can it turn around its reputation and regain the public’s trust? Dean of the Philip Merrill College of Journalism, Lucy Dalglish, will explore this topic with renowned crisis and strategic communications expert Michael Sitrick ‘69.


Online registration for this event is closed. Onsite registration will be available at the door. See you tonight!


$15 Alumni Association Members

$20 Non-Members


For Questions:
Lisa Glen
Email: lglen@umd.edu
Phone: 301.405.3846

Speaker Bios

Mike SitrickMichael Sitrick
Since founding Sitrick And Company 29 years ago, Sitrick has provided advice, counsel and developed and implemented strategic communications programs for more than 1,000 companies, including some of the world’s largest corporations, as well as scores of high profile individuals – both on routine and extremely sensitive matters. While his work has been largely concentrated in the world of business, clients also have included companies and individuals in sports, entertainment, academia, healthcare, religion and politics. In politics, he has provided counsel to two candidates running in the U.S. Presidential primaries, United States Senators and a big-city Mayor – among others.


Lucy Dalglish
Lucy DalgishLucy Dalglish is a national expert in topics related to media and the First Amendment. Prior to becoming the dean of Merrill College, Dalglish was executive director of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, a voluntary, unincorporated association of reporters and news editors dedicated to protecting the First Amendment rights of the news media. Prior to assuming the Reporters Committee position, Dalglish was a media lawyer for almost five years in the trial department of the Minneapolis law firm of Dorsey & Whitney. Dalglish received her B.A. in journalism from University of North Dakota, an M.S.L. from Yale Law School and J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School.

Parking can be accessed from Constellation Boulevard or Olympic Boulevard.  Please bring your parking garage ticket with you in order to have it validated by our staff at Skylight Studios. We do not provide validation for valet parking. 

Skylight Studios
10050 Constellation Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90067