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With standing room only, it was clear that students and faculty were very interested in the event speaker, Police Chief Samuel Dotson. This, paired with thoughtful, in-depth questions and openness on Dotson’s part, led to the most successful Media Talk in school history.
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Media Talk participants include, left to right, Amanda Staggenborg, Jerica Drago, Chief Samuel Dotson, Rebekah Rutledge and Shelby Wannemuehler.
MBU Communications Department kicks the spring 2016 semester off by announcing Samuel Dotson III, St. Louis police chief, will speak at the Media Talk Series. The event will take place at noon Tuesday, Feb. 23.
Gregg Favre, a captain with the St. Louis Fire Department, was interviewed for MBU’s 2015 fall Media Talk on Nov. 10. Favre spoke to students and staff about communication challenges the Fire Department faced during the events that took place in Ferguson as well as offering students advice in various topics. He was introduced and interviewed by communications students, James King, Josh Daugette and Hannah Ballard.
Gregg Favre spoke to Missouri Baptist University students during the Communication Department’s Media Talk on Nov. 10, addressing communication challenges during Ferguson and various issues he has faced as a representative of the Fire Department.