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Medill Watchdog’s Kari Lydersen discusses new book on Rahm Emanuel

Annie McDonough, Reporter

November 17, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers

When Kari Lydersen (Medill '97) was approached about writing a book on Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel, she said conquering that task wasn’t at the top of her to-do list. “Rahm Emanuel was interesting, but if I was going to t...

New York Times reporter Justin Gillis speaks to SEED members

Scott Brown, Reporter

October 9, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Members of Students for Ecological and Environmental Development had a chance to talk via Skype on Tuesday night with Justin Gillis, a writer on climate change for The New York Times. Gillis began the session by describing wh...

FiveThirtyEight’s Nate Silver talks political predictions to Chicago audience

Sophia Bollag, Copy Chief

May 19, 2013

Filed under City, Local

CHICAGO — Nate Silver, the much-discussed journalist behind The New York Times' FiveThirtyEight blog, revealed at a Sunday talk topics for a potential new book and made predictions about the 2016 presidential race. Silver...

New York Times program reaches out to Northwestern student leaders

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant In Focus Editor

March 4, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

The Northwestern Center for Leadership has partnered with The New York Times to bring a new ambassador program to campus that will aim to connect leaders from a wide range of student groups. Todd Murphy, associate director...