Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Poynter Institute director to join Medill

Mariana Alfaro, Print Managing Editor

May 8, 2017

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communication named Tim Franklin, president of the Poynter Institute, as the school’s new senior associate dean, according to a news release. According to the release,...

Medill inducts 6 alumni to Hall of Achievement

Erica Snow, Assistant Campus Editor

April 20, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

The Medill School of Journalism will induct Pulitzer Prize winners, a TV show creator and other alumni into the school’s Hall of Achievement in May, according to a news release. The six alumni will be inducted at a ceremony...

Northwestern alumnus makes $3 million gift to Medill School of Journalism for social justice reporting

Erica Snow, Reporter

March 15, 2017

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern alumnus David Freedman (Medill '81) has pledged $3 million to the Medill School of Journalism to support social justice reporting initiatives, according to a news release published Tuesday. Freedman’s gift will...

South African court justice will visit Northwestern

Matthew Choi, Assistant Campus Editor

January 12, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events

South African Constitutional Court Justice Edwin Cameron will visit Northwestern next week to speak about racial justice, democracy and media freedoms. Cameron, who has worked closely with the Medill School of Journalism,...

Brennan, Wilbon join new Medill sports journalism graduate program

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

March 5, 2015

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

USA Today sports journalist Christine Brennan (Medill '80, '81) and ESPN sports journalist Michael Wilbon (Medill '80) will join the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications' new sports journalism gr...