James B. Stewart '73 to Speak at Kellogg School of Management

James B. Stewart '73 to Speak at Kellogg School of Management

November 13, 2008

James B Stewart 2008 SM.jpgNovember 13, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - "Noted author and columnist James B. Stewart will appear at the Kellogg School of Management November 17 to speak to students, faculty and alumni about the meltdown on Wall Street and the economic implications of the presidential election," reports MarketWatch. Stewart, editor-at-large of SmartMoney magazine and 1973 graduate of DePauw University, "is speaking as part of the Kellogg Distinguished Lecture Series, which features preeminent thought leaders from the worlds of academia, journalism and business."

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A member of DePauw's Board of Trustees and former chair of the group, James B. Stewart received a Pulitzer Prize for Wall Street Journal articles on the 1987 stock market crash and the insider-trading scandal. Stewart's books include Blood Sport, DisneyWar: The Battle for the Magic Kingdom; as well as Den of Thieves; Blind Eye; Follow the Story and Heart of a Soldier: A james stewart 2-16-2005.jpgStory of Love, Heroism, and September 11th. In 2006, he won the Loeb Award, the highest honor in business journalism.

The San Francisco Examiner calls Stewart, who served as editor of The DePauw while a student in Greencastle, "the journalist every journalist would like to be."

Jim Stewart received DePauw's Young Alumni Award in 1988, an Alumni Citation in 1988, and an honorary Doctor of Journalism degree in 1989. Learn more in this recent story.