The Daily Northwestern

Medill alum James Foley likely held by Syrian government, panelists reveal at Boston event

Lauren Caruba, In Focus Editor

May 3, 2013

A Medill-sponsored event Friday for journalist James Foley (Medill ’08), missing in Syria, shed new light about his whereabouts. More than 50 students, faculty and Northwestern alumni gathered Friday morning in the McCormick...

Family asks for information more than 100 days after Foley’s kidnapping

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant In Focus Editor

March 4, 2013

The family of James Foley (Medill '08) released another public appeal for information about his whereabouts Monday, more than 100 days after he initially was taken in Syria. Foley, a freelance conflict zone reporter, was captured...