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Posted: March 22, 2012

To Karen Everhart, recently appointed interim managing editor of Current: The announcement that the March 12 issue of Current is the last to be published under the editorship of Steve Behrens brought back so many memories for me from the last … Continue reading

Current transition: Behrens to Everhart

Posted: March 12, 2012

Karen Everhart, senior editor of Current for 20 years, will succeed founding editor Steve Behrens after this edition. Larry Kirkman, dean of the American University School of Communication, appointed Everhart as interim managing editor. She joined Current in 1992 and covered public TV … Continue reading

Current owner transfers paper to American U.

Posted: December 13, 2010

Current is likely to have a new publisher in January — the School of Communication at American University in Washington, D.C. Details of the contract transferring the print/web publication remain in negotiation, but the governing boards of the university and … Continue reading

What readers say about Current, 2010

Posted: September 20, 2010

Here’s a piece of unfinished business: reporting back the results of Current’s reader survey taken at the start of the year, with thanks to those of you who responded. We delayed mostly because of the shortage of space in recent … Continue reading

A 20th anniversary letter from the editor

Posted: March 20, 2000

Twenty years is an anniversary round enough to permit us at Current to indulge in some hoorah, and to recognize the people who have made the paper possible for two decades. Marking the occasion, we published an updated edition of … Continue reading