CNN Anchor to Speak at UWG

Friday, March 5, 2010

The University of West Georgia’s International Student Club is hosting “An Evening with Betty Nguyen: From Saigon to CNN” on March 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom.

Nguyen, a CNN anchor of the weekend edition of “CNN Newsroom” joined the network in 2004, and has experience in undercover reporting and international journalism.

Nguyen’s portfolio includes Sierra Leone’s 2007 presidential elections, political and economic crises in Zimbabwe, South African apartheid-era prosecutions, and coverage of Hurricanes Katrina and Ike.

She has also anchored on numerous breaking news events including the death of Pope John Paul II and the London bombings in 2005.

The event is free and the community is welcome to attend.