The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern issues new diplomas for some Medill students due to spelling error

Rebecca Savransky, Summer Editor

June 24, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern is reissuing new diplomas to about 30 Medill students due to a spelling error present in the original documents. The word integrated was misspelled in the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing...

Northwestern to offer free online course for alumni

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 20, 2014

Filed under Academic, Administration, Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern is offering a free massive open online course this summer exclusively for NU alumni and friends. The course, Content Strategy for Professionals: Engaging Audiences for Your Organization, will run from June 9 to...

Former Medill dean Michael Janeway dies

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

April 17, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Michael Janeway, former dean of the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications, died Wednesday, the school announced Thursday. Janeway served as dean of Medill from 1989 to 1997. During his time ...

Medill offers new international reporting trips

Jack Corrigan, Reporter

February 4, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus

In an interconnected world where distance seems to shrink with every new technological breakthrough, the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications will promote global exposure through two new programs...

Medill prof featured on panel about ethics of photo editing

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

November 10, 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 13, 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 ...