WRHU 2012 Convention Coverage
WRHU Reporters Gary Duff, Dennis Foley, and Bill Goodenough report from the Democratic National Convention
WRHU FM News Reporters Christine Neumann, Mark Prussin, and Shannan Ferry report live from the Republican National Convention.
Hofstra student journalists were honored to be awarded press credentials to the Republican National Convention in Tampa, FL on August 25- 31, 2012 and the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC on September 3 - 7, 2012. Our student journalists worked side by side with the best journalists in the world from places like: FOX, ABC, CBS, NBC, and CNN. Our student journalists interviewed many national newsmakers.
You can hear their reports from the Convention in the audio player on this page.
- Interview: Text Driving Dennis Foley
- Interview: Smart Power Grids DNC Dennis Foley
- Interview: Natural Gas DNC DennisFoley
- Interview: Dennis Kucinic DNC Dennis Foley
- Interview: Texas Rep Aaron Pena
- Interview: Ryan Reactions Package
- Interview: Jeremy Bitz Interview
- Interview: Congressman Grimm Interview
- Interview: Ann Romney Package
- Interview: Phil Boyle
- Live Hit Newsline RNC
- Interview: Ross Matthews
- Protests in Tampa
- Interview: Assemblyman Ed Ra
- Trouble in TX
Hofstra students increased the scope and depth of convention coverage by airing over 120 live interviews and pre-recorded feature packages.
Our student journalists gained valuable experience interviewing many important political figures and rising stars including a future President.