From the Gridiron to Broadcast: A Conversation with Nate Burleson and Vanessa Botelho

  • March 19 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

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On March 19, join Nate Burleson, former NFL wide-receiver turned CBS Mornings Anchor, and Vanessa Botelho, Associate Professor of Broadcast and Digital Journalism at Newmark J-School, for a conversation about Burleson’s journey from professional football to broadcast journalism, the hurdles he’s faced along the way, and how he’s cultivated a distinctive “voice” that resonates with millions of network television viewers. Burleson is an Emmy Award-winning studio analyst for the CBS Television Network’s NFL pre-game show — “The NFL Today” — and makes select appearances on Nickelodeon. During his 11-year career in the NFL, Burleson played for the Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks, and the Detroit Lions.

A Q&A with students and attendees will follow. This event is open to the Newmark J-School community and public. Please RSVP.

When: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Location: Room 308


March 19
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm


Room 308
219 West 40th Street
New York, NY 10033 United States
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A talk and Q&A with Nate Burleson and Vanessa Botelho

Date: March 19
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Room 308
Address: 219 W 40th St, New York, NY 10018

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