The Daily Northwestern

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...

Northwestern students compete in MLK Oratorical Contest

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

January 20, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Oratorical Contest concluded its second and final round Monday afternoon with the recitation of three student speeches at McCormick Auditorium in Norris University Center. The three finalists’ speech...

University to honor Martin Luther King Jr. in 10-day long celebration

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

January 15, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, Faculty

Northwestern will hold its annual 10-day Martin Luther King Jr. celebration starting Saturday with a day of service. The events include a candlelight vigil Monday night in Alice Millar Chapel and a speech by civil rights law...

Students and faculty plan week of events to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

January 20, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers, Student Groups

A weeklong celebration in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. kicked off Saturday with Northwestern students and faculty coming together for the second time since the day was made an official University holiday. Planning for the we...

Medill launches graduate sports journalism program

Ally Mutnick, Campus Editor

January 15, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus

With the support of some famous alumni, professors at the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications are in the early stages of bringing a sports journalism program to the graduate school curriculum. ...

Daily alumni share newsroom memories as digitization project finishes

Manuel Rapada, Breaking News Editor

October 4, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Decades of Evanston and Northwestern news can now be accessed through a searchable online database. More than 13,000 issues of The Daily and earlier student newspapers have been digitized through a collaboration among Students...

Medill alum publishes memoir about family of journalists

Sophia Bollag, Reporter

March 9, 2013

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Faculty

Northwestern alumnus Michael Hainey (Medill ’87) recreates the world of Chicago journalism in the 1950s and '60s in his new memoir. Hainey, now the deputy editor of GQ, spent 10 years researching and writing “After Visiting...