The Daily Northwestern

Medill Justice Project opens DC bureau

Julie Fishbach, Reporter

November 17, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty

The Medill Justice Project has expanded to Washington, D.C., with a new bureau that opened this quarter. The investigative reporting project covers potentially wrongful convictions and criminal justice issues. Julie Woon, who...

USA Today columnist Christine Brennan speaks about the role of women in sports media

Dan Waldman, Reporter

September 27, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Faculty, Speakers

USA Today sports columnist Christine Brennan (Medill ‘80, ‘81) returned to Northwestern on Saturday to discuss the importance of women in newsrooms, drawing on three decades of experience. Brennan talked about the obstacles...

Journalist James Rosen speaks about press freedoms under Obama administration

Grant Pender, Reporter

April 12, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers

Fox News Chief Washington Correspondent James Rosen spoke Friday about national security reporting and press freedoms under President Barack Obama's administration. Rosen (Medill ’96) started his talk at the McCormick Foundation...

Medill announces Hall of Achievement honorees

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

April 10, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus

Six alumni will be inducted into the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications' Hall of Achievement in May, the school announced Wednesday. “These alumni truly represent the best of Medill,...

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...