Diane Sawyer in First Amendment Forum

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Diane Sawyer will anchor the ABC News national newscast World News with Diane Sawyer” tonight and tomorrow from the rooftop of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.

Sawyer is in Phoenix to receive the school’s Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism at a luncheon Friday at the Arizona Biltmore, with more than 1,200 media, business, political and civic leaders joining Cronkite School students, faculty, staff, alumni and supporters.

Last year, Brian Williams anchored the “NBC Nightly News” from Cronkite the evening before he received the Cronkite Award.

Assistant Dean of Walter School of Journalism and Mass Communication Mark Lodato interviewing Diane Sawyer

Sawyer also spoke to students in the First Amendment Forum of the Cronkite School on Friday morning before the luncheon ceremonies. She spoke on her experience in North Korea, about interviewing celebrities and officials.

More details will follow