The Daily Northwestern

Tina Fey set to play Medill alumna, former Daily editor in chief in new movie

Tori Latham, Managing Editor

March 4, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Campus

When Tina Fey first started taking classes at The Second City, she worked in Evanston and frequented Gigio’s Pizzeria for lunch. Now, Fey is reconnecting with the city, if not physically, then figuratively, through her portrayal...

Medill alumna who worked for ABC7 Chicago murdered in Belize

Julie Fishbach, Reporter

January 19, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Campus

ABC7 Chicago executive producer Anne Swaney (Medill ’98) was found strangled to death Friday in Belize, where she was on vacation. An autopsy determined the 39-year-old executive producer of online operations, whose body ...

Friends, colleagues mourn late Medill broadcast manager

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

September 11, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Longtime Northwestern staff member Rich Johnson died earlier this month. He was 61.Johnson, the broadcast production manager at the Medill School of Journalism, Media and Integrated Marketing Communications, died from an illness on Sept. 2. He had worked at M...