Lester Holt to receive Murrow award

NBC Nightly News Anchor, Lester Holt, is set to receive the 2020 Murrow Lifetime Achievement Award in Journalism. The lifetime achievement award will be given to Holt at the 45th Murrow Symposium on March 22nd at 7 pm.

Holt is best known for anchoring the nightly news and Dateline. He leads NBC News’s special reports and political coverage. According to a press release, one of Holt’s trademarks is his on-the-ground reporting and his deep commitment to providing viewers with first-person accounts when disaster hits.

Those who plan on attending the event at the Compton Union Building Senior Ballroom in Pullman will have to register before Monday, February 3rd.