HANNAH DREIER WINS FIRST MORLEY SAFER AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING REPORTING


New York, N.Y. (October 21, 2019) -- The Briscoe Center at the University of Texas in Austin awarded journalist Hannah Dreier with the first Morley Safer Award for Outstanding Reporting during a special luncheon event. Dreier was named the winner for her work on “Trapped in Gangland” series on the Central American gang MS-13 in Long Island that was jointly published by New York magazine, Newsday and The New York Times.

Dreier was joined at the celebration by (L-R) Bob Schieffer (CBS News and award judge); Sarah Safer; Ms. Dreier; Jane Safer; and, Don Carleton, Ex. Director, Briscoe Center, Univ. of Texas, Austin. 

Among the media personalities attending included Bob Schieffer, Steve Kroft, Tom Brokow, Susan Zirinsky, Terry McDonnell, Bill Owens, Peter Maass, Jane Safer, and Don Carleton.     


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