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Medill’s Alex Kotlowitz brings home Emmy for ‘The Interrupters’

Amy Whyte, Assistant Campus Editor

October 4, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Journalism Prof. Alex Kotlowitz won his first Emmy Award on Tuesday for his documentary "The Interrupters." The documentary, which Kotlowitz co-produced with filmmaker Steve James, won in the Outstanding Informational Programming...

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel slated for One Book talk

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 19, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will highlight this year’s One Book One Northwestern theme in an on-campus address next week, the University announced Monday. Emanuel, a Northwestern alumnus who served as chief of staff for President...

One Book One Northwestern author Alex Kotlowitz speaks on power of stories

Sam Sullivan, Reporter

October 21, 2012

Filed under Campus

Alex Kotlowitz, author of the 2012 One Book One Northwestern selection, spoke Wednesday night in Ryan Auditorium about the book and the power he sees in stories. "Never a City So Real," this year’s One Book One Northwestern...