The Daily Northwestern

Alumni Perspective: Northwestern’s D.C. journalists leave press box behind at Big Ten Tournament

Christine Brennan

March 12, 2017

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball We were scattered across several sections of the Verizon Center on Thursday and Friday night in Washington, D.C., journalists who would otherwise be confined to the press box or a TV booth, but not on these ...

Journalism takes center stage at Homecoming panel

David Fishman, Reporter

October 17, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Speakers

Five Northwestern alumni returned to campus on Friday for the seventh annual Homecoming panel, moderated by University President Morton Schapiro. The event, titled “Who Are You Because of NU?” highlighted alumni from various...

Brennan, Wilbon join new Medill sports journalism graduate program

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

March 5, 2015

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

USA Today sports journalist Christine Brennan (Medill '80, '81) and ESPN sports journalist Michael Wilbon (Medill '80) will join the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications' new sports journalism gr...

Medill launches graduate sports journalism program

Ally Mutnick, Campus Editor

January 15, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus

With the support of some famous alumni, professors at the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications are in the early stages of bringing a sports journalism program to the graduate school curriculum. ...

Daily alumni share newsroom memories as digitization project finishes

Manuel Rapada, Breaking News Editor

October 4, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Decades of Evanston and Northwestern news can now be accessed through a searchable online database. More than 13,000 issues of The Daily and earlier student newspapers have been digitized through a collaboration among Students...

Walfish: Nobody’s right in Wilbon controversy

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

October 7, 2012

Filed under Sports

Let me begin by saying I have lived the last 14 years of my life just 15 minutes outside of Washington, D.C., in a city called Rockville, Md. I do not root for any Washington sports teams outside of the Nationals, and I think the ...