Lionel Van Deerlin honored for lifetime achievement
Thursday, May 4, 2006
Lionel Van Deerlin is a former congressman, newspaperman, broadcaster, and academic who is being awarded this weekend for his contribution to San Diego. He joins Tom Fudge in studio to talk about his life's achievements.
A Salute to Lionel Van Deerlin takes place this Saturday from 2:00 to 5:30 pm at San Diego State University. For ticket information visit www.sdpressclub.com .
- Lionel Van Deerlin represented San Diego in Congress for twenty years. He is a journalist and broadcaster and now writes a regular column for the San Diego Union Tribune. The Lionel Van Deerlin Endowed Chair of Communication and Public Policy was created in his name at San Diego State University.
- Brian Lamb is the founder and CEO of C-SPAN.
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