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Nackey Loeb School announces new leadership

2019-11-24T14:17:21-05:00

New Leadership at Nackey Loeb School   After 20 years at the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications, David Tirrell-Wysocki is retiring at the end of next month as the non-profit’s executive director. Laura Simoes, who has worked in journalism, public affairs, marketing and strategic communications, takes over as the school’s fourth executive director on Jan. 1. Tirrell-Wysocki, a retired Associated Press reporter, was one of the school’s first instructors when the doors opened in 2000 with three classes. He became executive director in 2007 and helped expand the program to 16, six-week classes this year, plus a dozen one-day workshops [...]

Nackey Loeb School announces new leadership2019-11-24T14:17:21-05:00

Message from the Director

2019-11-24T14:05:04-05:00

Greetings and Happy Autumn. I have two things to share:   Our 17th Annual Nackey S. Loeb First Amendment Awards Event is Nov. 19 at the Palace Theatre in Manchester. It’s an evening to honor the First Amendment and a courageous First Amendment Award recipient who used it to help save the lives of veterans. The event also raises money so the school can continue offering free classes and inexpensive workshops.   The First Amendment Recipient is the late Dr. Ed Kois, the VA Medical Center doctor who went public with poor conditions and treatment there, prompting a national review of [...]

Message from the Director2019-11-24T14:05:04-05:00

Loeb School announces First Amendment Award Recipient

2019-11-24T14:05:36-05:00

VA Medical Center whistleblower to be honored at First Amendment Award MANCHESTER – The late VA Medical Center doctor who led a group of colleagues to expose poor conditions at treatment at the Manchester facility and prompt a nationwide VA review is the recipient of the 2019 Nackey S. Loeb First Amendment Award. Dr. William ‘Ed’ Kois will be honored at the 17th annual event at 7 pm, Nov. 19, at the Palace Theatre. The featured speaker will be Trish Regan, host of Trish Regan Primetime on Fox Business Network. The Loeb School’s long-time executive director and former Associated Press newsman [...]

Loeb School announces First Amendment Award Recipient2019-11-24T14:05:36-05:00

Regan to headline Loeb First Amendment Event

2019-11-24T14:11:26-05:00

Trish Regan, Fox Business News host and New Hampshire native, returns to her home state this fall as the featured speaker at the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications 17th annual First Amendment Awards. The event honors First Amendment freedoms and New Hampshire residents or organizations, nominated by the public, who work to protect free speech and free press. The evening gala will be held at 7 PM on November 19 at the Palace Theatre in Manchester. Tickets are available at the Palace -- palacetheatre.org or 603-668-5588. ($50, or $100, including a pre-event reception at 5:45 PM). Regan is host of Trish [...]

Regan to headline Loeb First Amendment Event2019-11-24T14:11:26-05:00