About Vanessa @vanessadennis
Vanessa Dennis is the Director of Product at PBS NewsHour.
Vanessa’s Recent Stories
Nation May 095 important stories you may have overlooked
These stories that were buried in last week's political news are worth your time.
Politics Apr 07Photo: Who was in the room when Trump was briefed on the Syria strike?
The White House released a photo Friday, showing who was in the room last night when the national security team briefed President Donald Trump on the U.S. strike in Syria.
Nation Jan 24Follow our coverage of the Dakota Access pipeline
President Donald Trump signed executive actions Tuesday allowing construction on the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines to move forward. Follow all our coverage.
Nation Jan 19Watch our coverage looking back at Obama Years
Join us as we interview outgoing Obama administration officials, review his presidency’s record on foreign policy, the climate, race relations and more.
Nation Nov 15We love you, Gwen.
Viewers, friends and colleagues share their memories and stories of Gwen Ifill.
Nation Oct 19Learn about where the candidates stand on the issues
PBS NewsHour coverage of where the candidates stand on the issues.
Politics Sep 23Watch and interact with every presidential debate since 1960
To mark the start of the 2016 general election debates, PBS NewsHour and Microsoft have partnered to launch WatchTheDebates.org, an interactive civic education and voter engagement site that provides access to every general election debate since 1960.
World May 27Hiroshima in four poems
Japanese survivors and other poets give different perspectives on the August 6, 1945 bombing of Hiroshima, which killed about 140,000 people. President Obama is the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima.
Nation Apr 25360° video shows Nepal one year after earthquake
On April 25, 2015, a massive earthquake shook Nepal, killing more than eight thousand people. This 360° video shows Nepal, exactly one year after the deadly earthquake. Tonight on PBS NewsHour, special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports from…
Nation Apr 19‘Desperate Journey’ series wins Peabody Award
PBS NewsHour's Desperate Journey series captures the life and breadth of the worst humanitarian crisis since World War II.