The Amherst democrats will host a panel discussion on politics and the press at Souhegan High school on May 10th at 7:00 PM. The panel will discuss issues ranging from the role of the press today, what constitutes news, and what obstacles face today’s journalists as the repost the news.
Location: Milford Unitarian Church. 20 Elm Street
Time: Pot luck at 6:30 PM Speaker at 7:00 PM
Dante J. Scala is an associate professor in political science at the University of New Hampshire and a Carsey Faculty Fellow. He has studied the changing political demographics of New Hampshire for more than a decade, and his expertise is recognized locally and nationally.
His recently published work include case studies of several recent New Hampshire elections. He took part in a multi-state study of campaign communications in 2008, funded by the Pew Foundation and published by Temple University Press. His current work includes a study of campaign finance in the era of super PACs.
Dante is a graduate of Villanova University. He holds a master’s degree and a doctorate from the University of Chicago.