The Daily Northwestern

Medill prof evaluates first month of teaching MOOC in Guardian op-ed

Paulina Firozi, Managing Editor

October 20, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Medill Prof. Owen Youngman, one of several Northwestern professors teaching a massive open online course this quarter, addressed questions about the program in an op-ed published Thursday in the Guardian. Youngman's course,...

ABC reporter Martha Raddatz to speak at Medill

Amy Whyte, Assistant Campus Editor

October 6, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Four-time Emmy Award-winning television reporter Martha Raddatz will speak at the McCormick Tribune Center on Oct. 17. Raddatz will discuss journalism and foreign policy with Medill Prof. Timothy McNulty, the co-director of...

Medill panel tackles student-athlete compensation

Josh Walfish, Reporter

October 6, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

During Northwestern's biggest sports weekend in recent memory, the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications featured four alumni and an adjunct lecturer on a panel to discuss the good, the bad and...

Mike Greenberg fires up fans, crowns Homecoming king and queen

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

October 4, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

ESPN Radio host Mike Greenberg (Medill '89) had four words for Northwestern fans tonight. "This. Is. Our. Time." After leading the Homecoming Parade down Sheridan Road, Greenberg fired up students and alumni, who packed...

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 ...

Letter to the Editor: Appearance-ism a social feature we must work to eliminate

Anya Cordell

September 30, 2013

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Many(!) summers ago, I attended Northwestern.  Non-academic highlights were serving food to the Medill ‘Cherubs’ to offset my board, marking a milestone of a personal nature, and having a sort of emotional breakdown at the...

Policy change allows Medill students to take on extra work while on JR

Amy Whyte, Assistant Campus Editor

September 25, 2013

Filed under Academic, Campus

Medill students can now enroll in classes or have side jobs while on their journalism residency. Journalism residency coordinator Desiree Hanford announced the policy change in an email to Medill undergraduates Thursday. Journalism...

Journalist Christine Brennan, Coca-Cola executive Steven Cahillane among 7 named trustees

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

September 18, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

USA Today sports columnist Christine Brennan (Medill '80, '81) and Coca-Cola Americas president Steven Cahillane (Weinberg '87) were named to the Northwestern Board of Trustees, along with five others, the University announced...