August 18, 2019

People Column

Latest Issue

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.
July-August 2018
OPC SCHOLARS Charles Rollet, who received the Jerry Flint Fellowship for International Business Reporting winner in 2017, won a 2018 Gerard Loeb Award along with his colleagues at The Wall Street Journal in the international category for the paper’s series entitled “China’s Surveillance State.” Rollet was posted at the Journal’s bureau in Beijing as an…
June 2018
This month features media industry news, as well as updates on OPC Foundation scholars Dake Kang and Adriane Quinlan; OPC Governors Charles Graeber, Minky Worden and Azmat Khan; OPC members Norman Pearlstine, Jesse Pesta, Theo Padnos, David Rohde, Kumiko Makihara, Anand Gopal, Jim Brooke, Steve Herman, Rachel Donadio, Scott Gilmore, Simcha Jacobovici, Aurora Almendral and Suzanne Sataline; and OPC Award winners Larry Burrow, Susannah George and Clay Bennett.