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Medill alumni win Pulitzer Prizes for local reporting, breaking news

Erica Snow, Assistant Campus Editor

April 18

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

Lisa Gartner (Medill ‘10) won the Pulitzer Prize for local reporting as part of a Tampa Bay Times team of reporters, Columbia University announced Monday. Gartner, who served as editor in chief of North by Northwestern, re...

Professor named Andrew Carnegie Fellow

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

April 23

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...

Updated: Daily wins highest honor in college journalism

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 3

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

The Daily was named a Pacemaker winner this evening, the sixth time in the past decade the student-led newspaper has taken home what is considered the Pulitzer Prize of college journalism. The prestigious accolade was handed...

Northwestern recognized for top students, faculty

Tal Axelrod and Lauren Caruba

November 1

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern has been recognized in the past month for the high quality of both its students and faculty members. A study released Thursday by the cognitive training site Luminosity ranked NU as the fourth smartest university...