And the Beats Go On … Feb. 20-22, 2014

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Dr. Robert Buckman is working diligently to schedule speakers and professionals for the event, and so far has eight exciting professional development sessions that will examine how traditional beats will continue to be covered in the digital age.

The Best of the South Awards banquet speaker is NPR’s Debbie Elliott, and the On-Site Awards luncheon speaker is John Georges, who recently purchased The Advocate of Baton Rouge.  The on-site competition and business meeting will be held on the UL Lafayette campus, just a five-minute drive from the Hilton.