The weekend that “changed America”: the assassination of JFK

The weekend that changed America: the assassination of JFK

“Fort Worth Remembers JFK," a joint program put on by the Schieffer School of Journalism and Strategic Communication, the university's Office of Community Projects and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram was held in honor of the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy's assasination on November 22, 1963.

The event included a panel with Mike Cochran, a former Fort Worth Associated Press correspondent and Fort Worth Star-Telegram reporter, former local radio personalities Gary DeLaune and Bob Huffaker, former Dallas Morning News reporter Hugh Aynesworth, and actor/director Bill Paxton. The recap of the event is below: