Wolf Blitzer to be honored at Temple

 Temple University will present its Lew Klein Excellence in the Media Award to CNN's Wolf Blitzer. (AP file photo)

Temple University will present its Lew Klein Excellence in the Media Award to CNN's Wolf Blitzer. (AP file photo)

Temple University is presenting its Lew Klein Excellence in the Media Award to CNN’s Wolf Blitzer.The veteran anchor and reporter will be honored Oct. 29.

He’s the 15th recipient of the award, named for broadcasting pioneer Lew Klein.

Seven alumni from Temple’s School of Media and Communication will also be honored.

They include “Arrested Development” and “Biggest Loser” producer John Foy and Detroit Public Television President and CEO Ritschard Homberg.

Among the past recipients of the Lew Klein Excellence in the Media Award: Anderson Cooper, Robin Roberts, Matt Lauer, Charles Osgood and Brian Williams.

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