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Medill prof featured on panel about ethics of photo editing

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

November 11, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Faculty, Speakers

Medill Prof. Craig Duff spoke Friday night as part of “The Future of Photography Editing," a panel discussion on the technology, ethics and business aspects of photo editing programs like Adobe Photoshop. The event was held...

NAHJ president Hugo Balta discusses media portrayals of Latinos

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

October 14, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Student Groups

Hugo Balta, president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, spoke on campus Friday about stereotypical depictions of Latinos in the media coverage surrounding issues such as immigration. Balta, who works as ...

Report: Medill weighing payment for JR students

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

October 1, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

The Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications is considering allowing students to be paid by their employers during their school's mandatory quarter-long internship, known as journalism residency, according ...

Evanston police plan ‘heavy presence’ for ‘College GameDay’

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 1, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston police are planning a "heavy presence" for the arrival of "College GameDay" on the Northwestern campus this weekend, according to the city's top cop. Evanston Police Chief Richard Eddington told City Council on Monday...

Northwestern sophomores form group for mixed race students

Julian Gerez, Reporter

September 26, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

One year ago, Medill sophomore Kalina Silverman, a half-Chinese, half-White, Jewish student browsed through the bustling activities fair. Amid the numerous student cultural groups, Silverman couldn’t find a home. “I we...

2 couples give total of $10 million to McCormick

Amanda Gilbert, Summer Reporter

July 28, 2013

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

Two couples including Northwestern alumni have donated a total of $10 million to the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science, the University announced Thursday. Peter Barris (McCormick '74) and David Sachs (McCormick...

Letter to the editor: Morty Schapiro, paradoxical president

Richard Reif

June 28, 2013

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion, The Summer Northwestern 2013

You recently reviewed Morton Schapiro's first four years as Northwestern president.
 He's a distinguished academic administrator with many paradoxes. He 
earns $1.2 million a year — the 17th highest-paid private, nonprofit
...

Park: College brought both tears, highs

Colleen Park

June 19, 2013

Filed under Graduation Issue 2013

I’ve never had a good memory. A part of the appeal of journalism has been recording as many moments as your notepad, tape and hard drive can hold. It’s also the appeal of hoarding, which I’ll admit to my fair share of doing. I’m...