Show Overview

Hosted by Abi Wright and Lisa R. Cohen, On Assignment features conversations with remarkable journalists who pass by the Columbia Journalism School. We talk about reporting on some of the most challenging and groundbreaking stories of the day, stories we needed to share with you!On Assignment Podcast comes to you from the Columbia Journalism School, home of the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards and many other prestigious journalism prizes.The duPont Awards honor the best in audio-visual reporting across platforms including broadcast, documentary, local investigative, radio, online and - yes - podcasting. You do great reporting, we give you a silver baton.Enter your best reporting starting on May 1, 2017 for the 2018 duPont Awards. It’ll be our 75th anniversary. Reach us on Twitter or email us at


On Assignment


News & Politics, Podcasts
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