Gwendolyn L. Ifill was an American journalist, television newscaster, and author. In 1999, she became the first woman of African descent to host a nationally televised U.S. public affairs program with Washington Week in Review.
GWEN IFILL served as moderator and managing editor of “Washington Week” and co-anchor and managing editor of “PBS NewsHour” until her death in November 2016.Gwen reported on a …
Gwen Ifill, (Gwendolyn L. Ifill), American journalist (born Sept. 29, 1955, Queens, N.Y.—died Nov. 14, 2016, Washington, D.C.), was a prominent TV political reporter who was admired for her evenhanded integrity, toughness, and thoughtfulness.Ifill became managing editor and moderator of the long-running PBS political-affairs roundtable discussion program Washington Week in 1999, …
Gwen Ifill, Writer: Washington Week in Review. Gwen Ifill was born on September 29, 1955 in Queens, New York, USA as Gwendolyn L. Ifill. She was a writer and actress, known for Washington Week in Review (1967), House of Cards (2013) and The 38th Republican National Convention (2004). She died on November 14, 2016 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA.
In Memoriam: Gwen Ifill was the moderator and managing editor of "Washington Week" and co-anchor and managing editor for "The PBS NEWSHOUR w/ Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff." The best-selling author ...
Gwen Ifill, the longtime PBS news anchor who had served as a co-host of the "PBS NewsHour" and as moderator of “Washington Week,” has died after a …
The 43rd stamp in the Black Heritage® series honors Gwen Ifill (1955–2016), one of America's most esteemed journalists. Among the first African Americans to hold prominent positions in both broadcast and print journalism, she was a trailblazer in the profession.
"Gwen Ifill was a remarkable trailblazer who broke through gender and racial barriers," Deputy Postmaster General Ronald A. Stroman said in a statement. "The Postal Service is proud to celebrate ...
Gwen Ifill was born on September 29, 1955, at Queens, New York and. Her father, Urcille Ifill Sr. worked as a minister in the African Methodist Episcopal and was a native of Panama with a Barbadian lineage. Her mother was Eleanor Ifill also shared the same lineage and homeland.
Gwen Ifill (cousin) Sherrilyn Ifill is an American lawyer. She is a law professor and president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. She is the Legal Defense Fund's seventh president since Thurgood Marshall founded the organization in 1940. Ifill is also a nationally recognized expert on voting rights and judicial selection.
Gwen Ifill, a veteran newspaper and television journalist who served as moderator and managing editor of the Public Broadcasting Service’s talk show “Washington Week,” died Monday, Nov. 14 ...
Gwendolyn L. "Gwen" Ifill (/ ˈ aɪ f əl /; September 29, 1955 – November 14, 2016) was an American journalist, television newscaster, and author. She was the moderator and managing editor of Washington Week and co-anchor and co-managing editor, with Judy Woodruff, of PBS NewsHour, both of which air on PBS.
The Gwen Ifill Black Heritage Commemorative Forever Stamp unveiled by the Postal Service at a ceremony in Washington on Thursday. (Michael A. Mccoy/AP)
"Gwen Ifill gave generously of her time to Merrill College and was an incredible role model for our students — particularly our women broadcasters," Dean Lucy Dalglish said …
Attendees applaud and take photos during an unveiling ceremony for the new USPS Black Heritage stamp of Gwen Ifill at Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church in Washington on Jan. 30, 2020.
SPRINGFIELD — The U.S. Postal Service’s newest “forever” stamp, featuring PBS newsperson Gwen Ifill, was officially unveiled Sunday in …
Journalist Gwen Ifill Honored With Black Heritage Forever Stamp The veteran reporter, who died at the age of 61 after battling cancer, will be memorialized on a new U.S. Postal Service Forever stamp.
Gwen Ifill, the first African American and first woman to moderate a major television news-analysis show, is being honored with a Forever stamp.
“Gwen Ifill was a remarkable trailblazer who broke through gender and racial barriers,” said Deputy Postmaster General Ronald A. Stroman in a statement. Stroman officiated the dedication ceremony.
Gwen Ifill, Washington Week, PBS NewsHour speaks onstage at the 'PBS Election Coverage' panel during day 2 of the PBS portion of the 2012 Summer TCA Tour held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los ...
Iconic journalist Gwen Ifill died on Monday at 61 years of age. Ifill covered politics for several major newspapers in the U.S. before becoming a popular TV anchor on “The PBS NewsHour” and ...
Honor one of America’s most esteemed journalists with this new Gwen Ifill First Day Cover. The #6 ¾ envelope bears an affixed Forever® stamp cancelled with an official First Day of Issue postmark. Among the first African Americans to hold prominent positions in both broadcast and print journalism, Gwen Ifill was a trailblazer in the profession.
Trailblazing journalist Gwen Ifill will be memorialized on a new U.S. Postal Service Forever stamp. She will be the face of the 43rd stamp in the Black Heritage series, according to a …
Sherrilyn Ifill was returning to Baltimore from New York on Amtrak train 80 Friday when she says a junior conductor approached and asked her to give up her seat. To say that the internationally ...
Gwen Ifill. Washington Week, Lehrer News Hour. Birthplace: Queens, NY Location of death: Washington, DC Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified. Gender: Female Religion: African Met. "How can I say this so I don't turn off every man in Washington?" she asks. "I don't know why I'm not married. I just know I will be, so I don't sweat it." Season ticketholder ...
People celebrate the Black Heritage stamp of journalist Gwen Ifill on Thursday at the Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church. Ifill, who …
Gwen Ifill was the moderator and managing editor for Washington Week on PBS as well as the managing editor and co-anchor of PBS NewsHour.In addition to her journalistic work, Ifill moderated two vice presidential debates and moderated the sixth Democratic presidential primary debate on February 11, 2016, along with her PBS NewsHour colleague, Judy Woodruff.
American Journalist, Newscaster and Author. Ifill was an award-winning television journalist and former reporter for The New York Times, who moderated vice-presidential debates in 2004 and 2008. In 1977, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts. While at...
The 43rd stamp in the Black Heritage series honors Gwen Ifill, one of the nation’s most esteemed journalists. The stamp art features a photo of Ifill taken in 2008 by photographer Robert Severi. Art director Derry Noyes designed the stamp. The Gwen Ifill stamp will be issued in …
Sherrilyn Ifill is the President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF), the nation's premier civil rights law organization fighting for racial justice and equality.
Gwen Ifill (September 29, 1955–November 14, 2016) was an American journalist, television newscaster, and author. Quotes . I really want to keep my mind open to all possibilities. If I make up my mind in advance what I believe about something ...
Gwen Ifill interviewed correspondent Lori Hinnant, one of the author's of the early Tuesday report that detailed the genocidal terrorist group's blood lust. ABC, CBS, and NBC's Tuesday evening… Liberal PBS Partisan Gwen Ifill Getting Award for 'Fairness'
Amal Clooney will be honoured with the 2020 Gwen Ifill Press Freedom Award, by Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) for her extraordinary and sustained achievement in the cause of press freedom ...
‘Gwen Ifill’ March 13 at 10:46 a.m. The Postal Service has released a video with highlights from the recent dedication of this year’s Black Heritage stamp honoring journalist Gwen Ifill.
Gwen Ifill. On the C-SPAN Networks: Gwen Ifill was a Co-Anchor and Co-Managing Editor for PBS NewsHour in PBS with 61 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a …
Gwen Ifill. 70K likes. Gwen Ifill is moderator and managing editor of "Washington Week" and co-anchor and managing editor of the "PBS NewsHour."
Obituary. Gwen Ifill, who covered politics for some of the country’s premier newspapers before transitioning to broadcast journalism and making her greatest mark as one of the most prominent TV anchors of her generation, died Nov. 14 at a hospice center in Washington.
LOS ANGELES, CA – JULY 22: Gwen Ifill, Washington Week, PBS NewsHour speaks onstage at the ‘PBS Election Coverage’ panel during day 2 of the PBS portion of the 2012 Summer TCA Tour held at ...
Gwen Ifill was an American Peabody Award-winning journalist, television newscaster, and author. On television, she was moderator and managing editor of “Washington Week” and, along with Judy Woodruff, co-anchor and co-managing editor of “PBS NewsHour,” which segued from an earlier role as senior correspondent for “The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer.”
— Gwen Ifill You'll hone your creative abilities through real-world projects and on-the-job learning experiences. As a pioneering Black woman journalist, Gwen Ifill '77 '93HD broke through barriers of prejudice and stands as a model of professional excellence and a purposeful life.
“Gwen Ifill was a legend,” Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi wrote in a statement. “In covering presidential campaigns, reporting from the White House, moderating debates, and providing insight ...
Gwen Ifill's Funeral Was A Revival Meeting For America The community Trump has shocked and frightened found comfort and hope in the life and legacy of journalist Gwen Ifill. The rest of the country should, too.
“Gwen Ifill was a remarkable trailblazer who broke through gender and racial barriers,” said Deputy Postmaster General Ronald A. Stroman, who served as the dedicating official. “The Postal Service is proud to celebrate Gwen’s contribution as a remarkable journalist with this beautiful commemorative Forever stamp.
Gwen Ifill (born on September 29, 1955 - died on November 14, 2016) was an the 10th Anniversary Primetime Celebration. She was known as the moderator and managing editor of Washington Week and co-anchor and co-managing editor, with Judy Woodruff, of …
An insensitive Amtrak conductor tried to boot Sherrilyn Ifill, the director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, from her seat on a Baltimore-bound train she boarding in Washington, D.C., Frida…
In a year of shocking deaths, it’s been reported that journalist Gwen Ifill has died. She was only 61-years-old. According to Politico, the longtime news anchor who served as a …
The “Gwen Ifill USPS Stamp Celebration: Honor and Action” event takes place at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, February 4th in the Ifill Wing of the Main College Building at Simmons University. “It’s an honor to celebrate Gwen Ifill’s achievements and legacy with the unveiling of this new Black Heritage series stamp,” said Dr. Brian Norman, Dean ...