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If you require special assistance relating to a disability, please contact 
Sarah Griffith at 662-915-7146 or via email at 
Please request accommodations to allow for arrangements to be made.
Wed., October 23, 2019
Thurs., October 24, 2019


3 p.m.         Welcome to Lens Collective & Introductions
                    giving lanyards, schedules, itinerary, t-shirts
Alysia Steele, organizer of Lens Collective 


4 p.m.         Welcome by Journalism School & New Media
Assistant Dean Deb Wenger


4:15 p.m.    NPPA Executive Director Akili Ramsess 

5 p.m.       Private dinner for Lens Collective 
 Location TBA

Presentations free and open to public

6:15 p.m.    Mark Dolan, of Univ. of Mississippi 

6:35 p.m.    Timothy Ivy, of Tim Ivy Photography

7:15 p.m.    Eric Seals, of Detroit Free Press

8 a.m.            Audio workshop for Lens Collective 

                       Josh Birnbaum, of Ohio University
Room to TBA for Lens Collective participants

9:30 a.m.        Keynote Speaker - Danese Kenon                                   Director of Photo, Philadelphia Inquirer
       Overby Auditorium, free & open to public


11 a.m.            Premiere Pro workshop for Lens Collective

                        Curt Chandler, of Penn State University
Room TBA to Lens Collective participants


2 - 5:30 p.m.    Student Photo Competition
                      Deadline for photos is 10 p.m.

6 p.m.              Private Dinner and guest speakers
                      Delta State’s Digital Media Arts building

                         Partnership with Delta Center for Culture
                         & Learning 

Fri.,October 25, 2019

Student teams are documenting stories from
dawn to dusk. Return to Ole Miss to start editing

Sat., October 26, 2019 

9 a.m.          Smiley Pool, of The Dallas Morning News 

**Students edit projects 9:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.** 

7 p.m.             Premiere of student projects!!!
                        Overby Auditorium, f
ree & open to public 

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