November 13, 2019

People Column

Latest Issue

October 2019
This month, read news about OPC Foundation scholars Daphne Psaledakis, Echo Wang, Suman Naishadham, Tik Root and Marina Villeneuve; new accolades for OPC award winner Ginger Thompson; as well as updates on OPC Governors Martin Smith and Rod Nordland, former Treasurer Abigail Pesta, First Vice President Deborah Amos, OPC members Jim Huylebroek, Azad Essa, Robyn Dixon, and OPC award winner Cara Tallo.
September 2019
This month, catch up on updates about OPC Scholars Eli Binder, Rebecca Redelmeier, Leticia Duarte, Micah Danney, Sarah Dadouch, Patricia Rey Mallén, and Nizar Manek; awards news including Christiane Amanpour, Mort Rosenblum, Martha Mendoza, Julie K. Brown, Emily Michot, Rodrigo Abd, Nariman El-Mofty, Wa Lone, Kyaw Soe Oo, and Ed Ou; as well as news about current or past OPC Governors or officers Rod Nordland, Liam Stack, Vivienne Walt, Miriam Elder and Past President William J. Holstein, and OPC members Andrew Lluberes, Rebecca Fannin, John Koppisch, Peter Copeland, Rebecca Murray and Ilana Ozernoy, and notable OPC folks Abrahm Lustgarten, Maggie Steber, and Paritosh Bansal.
July-August 2019
In this issue’s People column, catch up on news about OPC scholar Yu Vongkiatkajorn, awards for OPC members Pat Milton and Martyn Aim; updates on OPC Governors Rod Nordland, Robert Nickelsberg and Vivienne Walt; Past Presidents Marcus Mabry and Deidre Depke; OPC members Cassandra Vinograd, Farnaz Fassihi and Amy Mackinnon; OPC award winners Trudy Rubin and Hannah Dreier, and a remembrance for veteran correspondent David Binder.
June 2019
This month, we catch up on OPC Foundation scholars Diksha Madhok, Leticia Duarte, and Maria Repnikova; new awards received by OPC past president David A. Andelman, OPC scholar Dake Kang, past OPC Award winners Nariman El-Mofty, Maggie Michael, Maad al-Zikry Wa Lone Kyaw and Soe Oo; and updates on cartoonists Heng Kim Song and Patrick Chappatte, OPC members David Fondiller, Johnathan Katz, Nicole Tung, and Anand Gopal, and OPC Governors Azmat Khan, Vivienne Walt and Minky Worden; as well as remembrances of OPC members Tony Horowitz and Bill Seamans.
April-May 2019
This issue, catch up on news about OPC Foundation scholars Yi-Ling Liu, Suman Naishadham, Yifan Yu, Theodore Anderson, Sophia Jones, and Garance Burke; award winners Wa Lone Kyaw and Soe Oo, Maggie Michael, Maad al-Zikry, Nariman El-Mofty, Hannah Dreier, Rukmini Callimachi, Lorenzo Tugnoli, Maggie Steber, Martin Smith, Rukmini Callimachi, Hannah Dreier, Alix Freedman, Maggie Michael, Nariman El-Mofty, and Maad al-Zirky, updates on OPC President Pancho Bernasconi, Executive Director Patricia Kranz, Jaroslaw Wlodarczyk, Magdalena and Maksymilian Rigamonti, Past President Larry Smith, former and current OPC Governors David Ariosto, Vivienne Walt, and Minky Worden, OPC member John Moore, OPC award-winner Matt Kaminski, and head judge of Best Commentary Award Bill Keller. Plus remembrances of veteran journalists Peter Gall and Bernard Krisher.
February-March 2019
This month, catch up on news about OPC Scholars Amelia Nierenberg, Ben Taub and Garance Burke, award winners including OPC members Jane Ferguson and Martyn Aim, past OPC Award winners Hannah Dreier, Maggie Michael, Martha Mendoza and Gary Marx, as well as updates on OPC members Ingrid Ciprian-Matthews, Steven Raymer, Peter Turnley and Alice Driver, past OPC Governor Emma Daly, currently serving Governors John Avlon, Sarah Lubman, Minky Worden and David Ariosto, and remembrances of Yannis Behrakis and Steve Bell...
January 2019
This month, catch up on news about OPC Scholars Isabel DeBre, Hiba Dlewati, Jeff Horwitz, Dake Kang, Katie Paul and Ben Taub; awards for OPC member Roopa Gogineni, Masha Gessen, Steve Coll and Asad Hashim; and updates on OPC Governor David Ariosto, OPC member Kathy Gannon, member Jake Naughton, and OPC Awards Dinner guest Jason Rezaian.
November-December 2018
This month, catch up on updates for OPC scholars Ben Taub, Hiba Diewati, Derek Kravitz, Katherine Sullivan, Elizabeth Barchas Prelogar and John Ismay; winners of awards such as past OPC award winner Masha Gessen, former OPC Governor Abigail Pesta and member John Moore; and updates on OPC Governors David Ariosto and Christopher Dickey former Governor Brian Byrd, club members Benedetta Argentieri, Andrew Nagorski, Murat Bilgincan, Robert Pledge; OPC award winners C.J. Chivers, Brian Reed and Adam Ellick; as well as Ingrid Wall, the mother of OPC member Kim Wall, and a surprise visit from descendants of award namesake Hal Boyle.
October 2018
This month’s People column features updates on OPC Foundation scholars Elizabeth Miles, Jad Sleiman and Dake Kang; notable journalism contest award winners Abigail Pesta, Anjali Kamat, Maggie Haberman, Martha Teichner, Arwa Damon, Nick Paton Walsh, Raney Aronson-Rath, James Jones, Olivier Sarbil, Dan Edge, Andrew Metz, Evgeny Afineevsky, Den Tolmor, Aaron I. Butler and Carol Williams; and updates on OPC Governors Paula Dwyer, Christopher Dickey, John Avlon and Vivienne Walt; as well as OPC members Tim Ferguson, Kim Hjelmgaard and Dennis Redmont, and more.
September 2018
This month’s People column features updates on OPC Foundation scholars Valerie Hopkins, Ben Hubbard, and Pete Vernon; notable award winners David A. Andelman, Coleen Jose, Jan Hendrik Hinzel, Kim Wall, Nicholas Kristof, Nicole Tung, Abigail Pesta, Margie Mason, Robin McDowell, Martha Mendoza and Karen Amanda Toulon; as well as updates on OPC members and Governors, past and present, including Christiane Amanpour, Chrystia Freeland, Vivienne Walt, Beth Knobel, Stephen Shepard, Ruchi Kumar, Marcela Gaviria, Martin Smith, Rukmini Callimachi, Stefania Rousselle and Markos Kounalakis.