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Alex Kotlowitz talks ‘Interrupters,’ Emmy win

Blake Bakkila, Reporter

October 10, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Personality Profiles, Profiles, Quotes, The Current

Best-selling author, journalist, Medill senior lecturer and now Emmy Award-winning producer Alex Kotlowitz talked to The Current about his documentary and work to end violence in Chicago.  The Current: How does it feel...

NUMB SpiriTeam takes purple pride to new level for homecoming

Sammy Caiola, Reporter

October 3, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Personality Profiles, Profiles, Quotes, The Current

Look around the student section during any home football game, and you’ll find, among the sea of purple, a group of 180 that are not quite like the rest. Whether rocking their feather “shakos” hats or blaring out “Hey...