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Why Not Me? With Mike Jackson and Stephen A. Smith

February 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm CST

Why Not Me? With Mike Jackson and Stephen A. Smith

Join Emmy and Tony Award-winning producer Mike Jackson, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Get Lifted Film. Co. and Moody College Fellow and Professional-in-Residence, in conversation with Stephen A. Smith, featured commentator and executive producer of ESPN’s First Take and analyst on NBA Countdown as they talk about diversity in the media industry. Q&A to follow.

This is a special invitation and your RSVP is required.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Your ticket does not guarantee entry, and this event will be first come, first served. Please arrive by 4:45pm to get in line at DMC 2.106 so you can be seated promptly.

This event will be recorded.


February 20
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm CST
DMC 2.106, 300 W. Dean Keeton
Austin, TX 78721 United States
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DMC 2.106
300 W. Dean Keeton
Austin, TX 78721 United States
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Moody College Dean’s Office


Target Audience
Alumni, Faculty, Staff, Students, General Public
Center for Sports, Communication, Department of Communication Studies, Department of Radio-Television-Film, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Media, Moody College, School of Journalism and Media, Sports, Storytelling

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