Tag Archives: Craig Pittman

TROY alumnus named Florida Literary Legend

February 7, 2020
By Victoria Cirilli

Craig Pittman, a 1981 Troy University graduate, Florida native, author and columnist for the Tampa Bay Times, has been named the Florida Heritage Book Festival Board’s Literary Legend 2020.

His acceptance of an award with a significant title like “Legend” has yet to fully sink in for the environmentally conscious nonfiction book writer.

“I…

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Award-winning reporter Pittman discusses truth in journalism

February 20, 2018
By Colton Purdue

For a journalist, truth is the most important part of any story, no matter what effects it will have once released, according to Florida journalist Craig Pittman.

Pittman, an award-winning environmental reporter and columnist for the Tampa Bay Times as well as a book author, spoke Monday to students and faculty at Troy University’s M….

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TROY alumnus, journalist to speak at annual journalism symposium

February 13, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Craig Pittman, a Florida environmental journalist, investigative reporter and author who is a Troy graduate, will speak Feb. 19 at Troy University’s annual journalism symposium.

Pittman’s topic will be “How to Be the Most Destructive Force on Campus: The truth may set you free, but don’t expect everyone to like it.” It is a reference…

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