Beth Pike, filmmaker
Zim Schwartze, City of Columbia director of emergency management
Wally Kennedy, reporter, Joplin Globe (joining the program by phone)
* PANEL DISCUSSION: Joplin Globe editors and reporters will share their first-hand accounts of the tornado and discuss their work to keep the community informed. 2-3:30 p.m., Fred W. Smith Forum (200A Reynolds Journalism Institute) on the MU campus. Free.
* FILM SCREENING AND SILENT AUCTION: A silent auction to benefit disaster victims will be followed by the debut screening of “Deadline In Disaster.” The film is presented by the Missouri Press Association. 6-7 p.m. silent auction, 7 p.m. film screening, Missouri Theatre. Tickets: $10 in advance, $12 at the door.
For more information about the film and its premier, click here.