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Welcome to The Heywire

Andrew Heyward at a Glance

Nationally recognized expert on journalism innovation

Strategic advisor to newsrooms

Senior Research Professor, TV News at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism, ASU

Senior Advisor, MIT Center for Constructive Communication

President, CBS News, 1996-2005

Award-winning broadcast journalist


The latest: I recently completed a report for the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at ASU on guidelines for the "post-objectivity" newsroom, co-written with former Washington Post executive editor Leonard Downie, Jr. Before that, I spent 3 1/2 years writing about broadcast and digital innovation in local TV newsrooms for the Knight-Cronkite News Lab at the school.

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