The New England Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) is hosting a panel on covering sexual assault. panelists will include:
Boston Globe Spotlight reporter Jenn Abelson, who covered sexual abuse at New England Boarding Schools.
Boston Globe reporter Kay Lazar, who covered allegations of abuse and misconduct by faculty at Berklee College of Music.
Boston Globe reporter Devra First, who covered allegations of sexual harassment in Boston's restaurant industry.
Attorney Mitchell Garabedian, who represented victims of the Catholic Church sex abuse scandal.
Attorney Robert Bertsche, a media and first amendment lawyer for Prince Lobel Tye.
Diana Mancera, who oversees training in leading innovations in prevention programming for members of the sexual and domestic violence coalition.
The event is co-sponsored by the Boston University SPJ student chapter, Prince Lobel Tye, the New England First Amendment Coalition and the New England Newspaper & Press Association.