By Hunter Frint

In late October 2017, nine Western Kentucky University Fleischaker/Greene Scholars traveled to Washington, D.C. The students and their professors, journalist Amanda Crawford and historian and WKU Provost David Lee, visited several places related to the class topic, the White House and the press. The trip included visits to the offices of NPR and the Washington Post, seven monuments and memorials, a couple of museums and some politically significant restaurants. The scholars also had opportunities to speak with several professional journalists and politicians. Take a look at their experiences through the lens of one of the students, Hunter Frint.

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