‘Free Spirits’ Fly to D.C.

November 3, 2000: ‘Free Spirits’ Fly to D.C.

Date: November 3, 2000

Student journalists and advisers from all 50 states and Washington, D.C., convene at Freedom Forum headquarters for the first Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference. More than 1,500 students have participated in the annual conference that celebrates the First Amendment and promotes journalism as a career.

Pictured: Al Neuharth with Free Spirit scholars in 2012.