Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

37° Evanston, IL
Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

A multiple-story building with floor-to-ceiling windows on the first floor shines in front of a dark sunset sky.

Maritza Félix receives fourth Cecilia Veisman Award

October 3, 2022

Multimedia journalist Maritza Félix was awarded the Cecilia Vaisman Award on Monday afternoon. The award recognizes the work of Latine multimedia journalists and has been given since 2019 by Medill...

WBEZ reporter María Inés Zamudio received the 2020 Cecilia Vaisman Award for Multimedia Reporters in recognition of her reporting on Hispanic and Latinx communities.

WBEZ reporter María Inés Zamudio wins 2020 Cecilia Vaisman Award for Multimedia Reporters

November 13, 2020

WBEZ reporter María Inés Zamudio was recently named this year’s recipient of the Cecilia Vaisman Award for Multimedia Reporters.  The award, gifted by the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated...

Medill Prof. Mei-Ling Hopgood is the 2020 Barry Bingham Sr. Fellowship, awarded to educators who have shown great efforts in encouraging students of color in journalism.

Medill Prof. Mei-Ling Hopgood receives 2020 Barry Bingham Sr. Fellowship

October 21, 2020

Medill Prof. Mei-Ling Hopgood is the 2020 recipient of the Barry Bingham Sr. Fellowship, a $1,000 award for her efforts to encourage students of color to pursue journalism. The fellowship was awarded by...

Latino USA producer and Medill alumna Antonia Cereijido (Medill ’14) speaks at the Cecilia Vaisman Award presentation Tuesday where she received the inaugural award.

Antonia Cereijido wins inaugural Cecilia Vaisman Award

November 6, 2019

In an emotional night, Latino USA producer and Medill alumna Antonia Cereijido (Medill ’14) received the inaugural Cecilia Vaisman Award, named after the late Medill professor who died in 2015. The...

Attendees at the National Association of Black Journalists conference in Miami. Student journalists of color said their experience at summer conferences like NABJ, NAHJ and AAJA was invaluable.

Student journalists of color say summer conferences helped connect them with job opportunities

October 1, 2019

Growing up, Rupa Palla said she didn’t come across many journalists who looked like her. Palla, who aspires to be a morning anchor, said the lack of Indian broadcast journalists she watched was disheartening...

Load More Stories
Activate Search
Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881
National Association of Hispanic Journalists