Behind the reporting

When ice is more than ice

When ice is more than ice

I’ve learned that a journalist’s most valuable asset is having an open mind to a story you didn’t necessarily set out to tell. That’s how I found Bill Wood.Read more

Covering the NFL Combine

Covering the NFL Combine

My time at Medill has been nothing short of exceptional. The latest example was covering the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.Read more

The backup plan I never had

The backup plan I never had

I don’t recommend reporting without a plan. The stress of scrambling ultimately works against a journalist, occupying brain activity that should be dedicated to collecting details.Read more