Mr. Schurz is born in South Bend, Indiana to Franklin Dunn Schurz, Sr. and Martha Schurz.
Mr. Schurz receives a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard University.
Mr. Schurz joins the U.S. Army Reserves Artillery, rising through the grades from Second Lieutenant to Captain.
Mr. Schurz receives a Master of Business Administration from Harvard University.
Mr. Schurz becomes an executive assistant at the South Bend Tribune.
Mr. Schurz becomes an assistant publisher at the Morning Herald and Daily Mail in Hagerstown, Maryland.
Mr. Schurz is promoted to publisher at the Morning Herald and Daily Mail.
Mr. Schurz receives the Presidential Award of Merit from the National Newspaper Association.
Mr. Schurz becomes editor at the Morning Herald and Daily Mail.
Mr. Schurz is appointed director and associate publisher of the South Bend Tribune.
Mr. Schurz is promoted to editor and publisher of the South Bend Tribune.
Mr. Schurz is appointed president of the South Bend Tribune.
Mr. Schurz becomes chairman of the Audit Committee of the Associated Press.
Mr. Schurz receives the Frank Rogers Award from the Rotary Club in South Bend, Indiana.
Mr. Schurz becomes president of Schurz Communications, Inc.
Mr. Schurz completes the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University.
Mr. Schurz joins the board of directors of the American Press Institute.
Mr. Schurz joins the board of directors of C-SPAN.
Mr. Schurz is appointed chairman emeritus of Schurz Communications, Inc.
Mr. Schurz is presented with an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Indiana University.