The Daily Northwestern

Journalist featured in Jon Stewart’s ‘Rosewater’ film speaks about imprisonment in Iran

Michelle Kim, Reporter

October 26, 2014

Maziar Bahari, a journalist who was detained in Iran for 118 days in 2009, spoke at Northwestern on Friday night after hundreds of students watched an advance screening of a film based on his experience. The screening of "Rosewater,"...

Medill alum James Foley likely held by Syrian government, panelists reveal at Boston event

Lauren Caruba, In Focus Editor

May 3, 2013

A Medill-sponsored event Friday for journalist James Foley (Medill ’08), missing in Syria, shed new light about his whereabouts. More than 50 students, faculty and Northwestern alumni gathered Friday morning in the McCormick...