Hurst Adjunct Professorial Lecturer
School of Communication
Kenneth Walsh is an adjunct professor of Journalism. He is the chief White House correspondent for U.S. News & World Report. He has covered the presidencies beginning with the Reagan administration to the current Obama administration.
Walsh makes frequent national television appearances, and is the author of five books.
He has won the two most prestigious awards for White House coverage: the Aldo Beckman Award and the Gerald R. Ford Prize for Distinguished Reporting on the Presidency.
Walsh was inducted into the Hall of Fame of the Washington Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists in 2009. He was awarded the Fitzwater Prize for Leadership in Public Communication in 2006.
Walsh served as president of the White House Correspondents' Association. He has twice served as a judge for the Robert F. Kennedy journalism awards.
Walsh earned a master's degree in communication from American University.
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