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Visser Reflects On Receiving 2018 Al Neuharth Award

Lesley was honored with one of the greatest awards in Journalism, the Al Neuharth Award for Lifetime Excellence in the Media, first given to Walter Cronkite in 1989. She spoke at the University of South Dakota, Neuharth’s alma mater, about the award and her career.

Lesley to be Honored at Charity Golf Classic

The 21st Annual Ann Liguori Foundation Charity Golf Classic, taking place on Thursday, June 20, at Westhampton Country Club in Westhampton, NY, is proud to announce that the Sports Legend Honoree this year will be sports broadcaster, Lesley Visser.

Visser: Do What You Love

Lesley and Gene Policinski, President and COO of the Freedom Forum Institute, talk about journalism and Visser’s 45-year career at the Al Neuharth Media Center at the University of South Dakota.“If you don’t love it, don’t do it. Do what you love.” Stamina and passion are just two of the reasons Visser was selected to