The Knight Foundation says it will hold a telephone news conference on Monday, sept. 18 at noon, U.S. Eastern Standard Time to announce an update on its groundbreaking study: "The Future of the First Amendment." The original study, by University of Connecticut researchers, chronicles high-school students' feelings about the First Amendment. To participate in the news conference, call (888) 706-4263.
The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation promotes journalism excellence worldwide and invests in the vitality of U.S. communities where the Knight brothers owned newspapers. Since its creation in 1950, the foundation has invested nearly $300 million to advance journalism quality and freedom of expression. For more, go to www.knightfdn.org