Christiane Amanpour Wins Walter Cronkite Award

Christiane Amanpour, the award-winning foreign correspondent and anchor of ABC's "This Week with Christiane Amanpour," will be the 2011 recipient of the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, Arizona State University announced today.

Amanpour will accept the 28th annual award, given by the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, at a luncheon ceremony Nov. 17 at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel.

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