The Daily Northwestern

Medill honors reporters for work in Syria

Julian Gerez, Reporter

November 14, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events

After more than a year of putting their lives on the line to report in Syria, writers C.J. Chivers and Ben Hubbard were awarded the 2012 Medill Medal for Courage in Journalism on Thursday. Both reporters discussed their experiences...

Chicago hip hop artists ProbCause, Tree talk songwriting

Elizabeth Kim, Reporter

November 14, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers

Chicago hip-hop artists ProbCause and Tree came to Northwestern on Wednesday to share their passion for songwriting and discuss the city's rap scene. About 50 students and community members from the area were present at Annie...

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...