Reporter's Notebook from Pakistan

Reflections On Security, Textbooks & Freedom Of The Press

Listen to an audio montage of News 88.7 Reporter Laura Isensee’s first dispatches.

A Newseum display of press freedoms around the world--focusing in on Asia.
A Newseum display of press freedoms around the world–focusing in on Asia.

What does Greater Houston have in common with the far-away cities of Islamabad and Karachi? News 88.7 Education Reporter Laura Isensee is learning quite a few things.

Right now, she is in Pakistan participating in a fellowship for reporters sponsored by ICFJ— the International Center For Journalists. Think of it as a student exchange for journalists.

Laura is sharing her experiences in what we are calling a “Reporter’s Notebook From Pakistan.”

News 88.7 Education Reporter Laura Isensee at Hobby Airport as she prepared to depart on her journey to Pakistan.
News 88.7 Education Reporter Laura Isensee at Hobby Airport as she prepared to depart on her journey to Pakistan.

Houston Matters Producer Michael Hagerty has created an audio montage of her first dispatches. We invite you to listen to it above and travel along with Laura as she reflects on security, textbooks and freedom of the press.

You can also follow her journey on Twitter and Facebook.

And check out Laura’s earlier entries on the special page on our website.

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