October 2012

Trigg, Benton Honored, Jackson Keynotes at Parker Lecture

October 7, 2012

Tweet The seminal Office of Communication of the United Church of Christ (UCC) recently held its 30th Annual Everett C. Parker Ethics in Telecommunications Lecture and Awards Breakfast , honoring two luminaries in the communications industry for their notable achievements. The Lecture and Awards breakfast commemorates the life of Rev. Dr. Everett C. Parker.  Parker, […]

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Delivers 30th Annual Everett C. Parker Ethics in Telecommunications Lecture

October 7, 2012

Tweet On September 25, 2012, the Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., delivered the Everett Parker Lecture discussing important issues at the intersection on telecommunications, access, adoption, and civil rights. His remarks follow. It is an honor to be with you this morning in this historic place to deliver the 30th annual Everett C. Parker Ethics […]

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Commissioners Address Important Topics at NABOB Conference

October 5, 2012

Tweet Three current and one former Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioners attended the recent NABOB conference to discuss important items on the FCC’s agenda and what they will mean for the state of minorities in broadcasting. Commissioners Mignon L. Clyburn and Ajit Pai were featured guests at a panel titled “Dialogue with Commissioners,” while former […]

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FCC Chairman, Experts, Discuss Driving Broadband Adoption and Effects on Economy at Joint Center

October 3, 2012

Tweet Although it had only been in its new office location for less than three weeks, the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies continued with old business recently with its “Broadband, the Economy, and Driving Adoption” panel discussion. In collaboration with Comcast, the Joint Center gathered a panel of broadband data experts and pragmatists […]

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