Dometi Pongo, an MTV News host and award-winning journalist, will visit SIUE on Wednesday, April 12. His visit is part of SIUE's Arts and Issues series.
He'll give a presentation and respond to questions about pursuing a career in news and television. Pongo is the host of the hit MTV docuseries True Life Crime. He also hosts MTV's "Need to Know" program, which provides analyses of popular news stories. Just this week, as he's done for the last few years, Pongo served as a red carpet interviewer at the Grammy's.
We'll get a chance to talk to Pongo about one builds a career in journalism and/or media. Needless to say, we're looking forward to the event.