121Mar 16, 2009
Media Coverage of the Federal Government
C-SPAN founder Brian Lamb discussed covering politics in Washington, D.C., with students participating in the Close Up Foundation’s week-long government studies program.
665Jan 13, 2009
Presidential Inaugural Discussion on American Politics
Brian Lamb facilitated a student discussion on public service, the political process, public policy, and student involvement in the presidential inauguration.
This was an event of ...
121Jun 2, 2007
Authors discussed the role that social entrepreneurs play, or could play, in improving social and economic conditions in the U.S. and internationally. Peter Osnos moderated. Topics ...
55Nov 9, 2005
Cameras in the Courts
First Senators Grassley and Schumer testified. Then judges, attorneys and television executives testified about the use of cameras in the courtrooms of various federal courts. Among the ...
191Apr 19, 2005
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum Dedication
President Bush spoke at the official ceremony to dedicate the new Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library in Springfield, Illinois. Many other officials also spoke about the legacy of ...
58Dec 6, 2004
C-SPAN's 25th Anniversary
Brian Lamb detailed his personal biography and his development of the C-SPAN cable networks. He praised the many cable executives and other persons who made it possible. 25 years ago ...
22Oct 29, 2004
Peck Presidential Awards
Winners of the Paul Peck Presidential Award and administrators of the awards spoke with a group of high school and college students. This year’s winners include Mr. Elsey and ...
64Jun 5, 2004
BookExpo Book and Author Luncheon
A panel of authors talked about their books, as well as current events and other issues. Mr. Lamb moderated the discussion. Among the topics addressed were the role of religion in ...
51May 20, 2004
Reflections on Careers in Cable Television
As part of a joint project between C-SPAN and Time Warner Cable, Mr. Lamb talked with students about their school, backgrounds, experiences, and thoughts on leadership. He also asked the ...
94May 9, 2003
Reflections on Careers in the Media
As part of a C-SPAN and Comcast project to encourage dialog between students and national leaders, Mr. Lamb spoke with high school students about leadership influences in their lives, the value ...
75Nov 20, 2002
Annual Fourth Estate Award
As part of a black-tie dinner, John Aubuchon presented the National Press Club’s Fourth Estate Award to Brian Lamb, the CEO of C-SPAN television networks. The award is for lifetime ...
232Apr 13, 2002
Writing History Vividly
Moderated by Mr. Lamb, the panelists talk about the art of writing colorful narrative history. Robert Caro’s books include The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New ...
153Nov 7, 2001
Book Discussion on Booknotes: Stories from American History
Mr. Lamb, editor of Booknotes: Stories from American History, published by PublicAffairs, moderated a panel discussion on the third collection of essays drawn from C-SPAN’s ...
26Nov 28, 2000
25th Anniversary of Satellite Telecasting
Participants spoke about the launch of satellite broadcasts on cable television and the growth of the cable industry over the last 25 years. Following their remarks they answered questions from ...
127Mar 21, 2000
Book Discussion on Who's Buried in Grant's Tomb?
Mr. Smith and Mr. Lamb spoke about the book, Who’s Buried in Grant’s Tomb: A Tour of Presidential Gravesites, published by the National Cable Satellite ...
140Feb 12, 2000
Mr. Lamb moderated a panel of journalists and media experts who discussed media ethics and the news. They addressed a wide variety of topics including public trust in the media and public ...
33Feb 8, 2000
National Public Service Competition
Mr. Collins and Mr. Lamb announced the creation of a contest for high school students on the importance of public service. Following the announcement public servants talked about the ...
24Jan 20, 2000
The Press and the Federal Judiciary
Panelists discussed the media coverage of the federal judiciary
and how it contributes to public perception. They also focused on the importance of more knowledgeable reporting to better ...
67Apr 25, 1999
Titans of Industry: Biographies
Mr. Lamb moderated a panel of authors who discussed their biographies of industry leaders. Ms. Davis described her book Dark Side of Fortune: Triumph and Scandal in the Life of Oil ...
68Apr 6, 1999
Booknotes: Life Stories: Discussion
Panelists discussed the art of biography and their personal subject material. After answering questions posed by the moderator, they answered questions from the audience.
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