A broadcast journalist and host of Under the Radar, which airs on Sunday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m. on WGBH, 89.7 FM, she is a panelist on WGBH-TV's "Beat the Press" and a frequent host of WGBH-TV's “Basic Black,” focusing on current events concerning communities of color. She has two Harvard Fellowships—from the Nieman Foundation for Journalism and the Institute of Politics at the John F. Kennedy School of Government. Crossley was a producer for Blackside Inc.’s Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, which earned her an Oscar nomination, a National Emmy, and the Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia Award (Gold Baton). For Boston Public Radio, Crossley has earned the AP, Edward R. Murrow, and Clarion awards.
Keynote: Callie Crossley
Introduction: Jacqueline Moloney, Executive Vice Chancellor, UMass Lowell