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November 14, 2016

  • Death of Gwen Ifill  |   Video
    • PBS NewsHour co-host Gwen Ifill has died from cancer at the age of 61. Ifill, who had a long and storied career in journalism, will be remembered by Len Downie Jr., the Weil Family professor of Journalism at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Downie was Ifill’s editor at the Washington Post and her longtime friend.

September 26, 2016

  • 8 PM Special: Post-Debate Analysis  |   Video
    • Join us as we talk about the debate between Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton with PBS NewsHour correspondent John Yang. We will also have analysis from economists, Dennis Hoffman and Jim Rounds. Also Kendra Smith of ASU's Morrison Institute and Jessica Pucci of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism will talk about social media and the debate.

September 15, 2016

  • Autism Support in the Phoenix Area  |   Video
    • Two recent PBS NewsHour segments dealt with treatment for autism in the Phoenix area, including one segment titled “How Phoenix became the most autism friendly city in the world.” Caren Zuker, a NewsHour producer and New York Times best-selling co-author of "In A Different Key--The Story of Autism," will talk about the segments and autism treatment in the Valley along with Denise Resnik, founder, president and CEO of First Place AZ and co-founder of the Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center.

April 1, 2013

  • Gwen Ifill  |   Video
    • Gwen Ifill is the managing editor and moderator of the PBS show “Washington Week.” She is also a senior correspondent for the PBS NewsHour, an author and has hosted vice presidential debates. Ifill will be at Arizona State University to talk about diversity in the media, and will talk about her career and journalism on “Arizona Horizon.”

January 27, 2010

April 27, 2009

  • A Conversation with Jim Lehrer  |   Video
    • Jim Lehrer, Executive Editor and Anchor of The NewsHour on PBS, talks with Ted Simons about his journalism career, his passion for writing, and his thoughts about the state of broadcast news.

December 18, 2008

  • A Conversation with Jim Lehrer  |   Video
    • PBS news anchor Jim Lehrer talks with Ted Simons about his journalism career, his passion for writing, and his thoughts about the state of broadcast news. Lehrer and former co-anchor Robert MacNeil received the 2008 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism which is awarded annually by the Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at ASU.

November 4, 2008

  • Vote 2008: Election Night Special  |   Video
    • special 10 p.m. broadcast. NewsHour's election night coverage begins at 7 p.m. At 10 p.m., join Ted Simons for a one-hour live HORIZON special that examines the latest numbers on the races and analyzes the results with political consultants Chuck Coughlin and Sam Coppersmith.

October 15, 2008

  • special Eight programming
    • PBS NewsHour Debates 2008 The third presidential debate between Republican John McCain and Democrat Barack Obama focuses on domestic issues. Bob Schieffer moderates the debate, live from Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York. Analysis from The NewsHour team anchored by Jim Lehrer with David Brooks and Mark Shields follows.

October 7, 2008

  • special Eight programming
    • PBS NewsHour Debates 2008: Preidential Debate (2) The second presidential debate between Republican John McCain and Democrat Barack Obama features undecided voters posing questions to the candidates. Tom Brokaw moderates the debate, live from Belmont University, Nashville, Tennessee. Analysis from The NewsHour team anchored by Jim Lehrer with David Brooks and Mark Shields follows.

October 2, 2008

September 26, 2008

  • Journalists Roundtable
    • HORIZON will be pre-empted for the First Presidential Debate which is moderated by the NewsHour's Jim Lehrer and focuses on foreign policy.

January 28, 2008

  • state of the Union
    • HORIZON is pre-empted by the Newshour's coverage of the president's State of the Union Address.

November 14, 2006

  • smoking Ban
    • Voters have passed a statewide ban on smoking in most public places, including bars and restaurants. Part of the measure includes an addition tax on cigarettes. When will the different provisions go into effect? Corey Woods, Director of Government Relations for the American Lung Association of Arizona joins HORIZON to explain the details.
  • Jim Lehrer
    • The anchor of PBS The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer talks about his latest book, The Phony Marine.
  • New American City Exhibition
    • New American City: Artists Look Forward at the ASU Art Museum explores some of the design, culture, and art that distinguishes the Phoenix area from other cities. Youth, astronomical growth, geographic limitations, desert environment and its active arts community are some of the themes exhibited in the work. The exhibition looks at how artists and the art being produced plays an active role in envisioning the citys future, developing areas and revitalizing neighborhoods in the process.

January 31, 2006

  • state of the Union
    • HORIZON will pre-empted for special NewsHour coverage of the President's State of the Union address.