Woodward and Bernstein visit Hofstra

Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, the reporters who broke the Watergate scandal, visited Hofstra University in Hempstead on March 20.

The reporters discussed the state of journalism as well as answered students questions.

Though the circumstances would be much different, both reporters said they believe they could still uncover the secrets behind Watergate today.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYD3Zhcsuvw]

Woodward and Bernstein stress the constants of journalism


Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein covered the Watergate scandal using telephones, typewriters and good old-fashioned note-taking techniques. Imagine the coverage they could have produced with modern forms of technology including the Internet, e-mail and the vast forms … Continue reading