The Daily Northwestern

New York Times editor talks journalism under Trump

Aishwarya Jois, Reporter

November 19, 2017

Filed under Campus, Speakers

Before President Donald Trump was elected, New York Times editor Dean Murphy said his job didn’t exist. “We have a businessman who has created a whole new vein of reporting that a non-business president may not have created,”...

Soto: Negotiating a ‘professional’ online identity

Isabella Soto, Columnist

November 2, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I’ve been on the internet in some capacity since I was about eight years old. Whether it was watching Hilary Duff and Avril Lavigne music videos using my parents’ AOL dial-up internet, tending to my Webkinz or pouring out...

Dion-Kirschner: Climate change is more than a national threat, will affect each of us as individuals

Hannah Dion-Kirschner, Columnist

May 9, 2017

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

The Yale Program on Climate Change Communication recently published striking new data on how Americans view climate issues. You may have run into the results, which are summarized in arresting map graphics, in a New York Times article publishe...

Masson: Following Syria missile attack, news media are perpetuating dangerous U.S. policies

Ryan Masson, Op-Ed Contributor

April 10, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

Immediately following the Trump administration’s missile strike on the al-Shayrat airbase in Syria last Thursday, voices in the mainstream media started manufacturing consent for another war in the Middle East. As news of...

Professor named Andrew Carnegie Fellow

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

April 23, 2015

Filed under Campus, Faculty

A Northwestern history professor was included in the inaugural 32-person class of Andrew Carnegie Fellows, chosen from more than 300 nominations. History Prof. Kevin Boyle will receive up to $200,000 to support a research sabbatical...