MPR Broadcast Journalist Series with David Fahrenthold
Learn firsthand from Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist David Fahrenthold
Date & Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Monday, April 30th, 2018 7PM-9PM
University of St. Thomas, OEC Auditorium
David A. Fahrenthold is an American journalist who writes for The Washington Post and is a contributor to CNN. In 2017, he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting for his coverage of Donald Trump, including the 2016 United States presidential election. He has been at the Post since 2000, and previously covered Congress, the federal bureaucracy, the environment, and the D.C. police. He is also a contributor to CNN.
Fahrenthold was born and raised in Houston, Texas and attended Memorial High School, where he wrote for the student newspaper. Fahrenthold's mother is a teacher and his father a CPA. At Harvard University, Fahrenthold wrote for The Harvard Crimson. He graduated magna cum laude in 2000. Fahrenthold joined the staff of the Washington Post in 2000, where he has covered the District of Columbia police department, the U.S. Congress, and the federal government.