Communication with Steve Shenbaum

Steve Shenbaum is a nationally recognized expert on communication, leadership, character development and media training. He’s worked with athletes like Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning, and hockey greats Sidney...

Medill Sports Talk Episode 2

In the second episode of the Medill Sports Talk show, students in the graduate journalism sports media specialization discuss the NFL Playoffs, the Australian Open and the latest news and notes from the NBA. Anchors Jake Riepma Nick Mantas Lauren Rosen Analysts Daniel...

Journalism lessons I learned from Steve Kerr

By Aaron Rose I opened my email Sunday afternoon and noticed an email from Professor J.A. Adande with the subject line, “Steve Kerr alert.” It never ceases to amaze me when I get these kinds of emails from Medill. For one class, LA Times columnist Bill Plaschke Skyped...

Medill Sports Talk pilot episode

In the debut episode of the student-run Medill Sports Talk show, graduate students in Medill’s Sports Media specialization discuss the New York Giants’ benching of quarterback Eli Manning, Lonzo Ball’s early-season struggles and the World Cup 2018...

Jemele Hill and the power of a tweet

By J.A. Adande Preparing lectures over the past 13 years has taught me that the process is similar to crafting sports columns. And sometimes in teaching, just as in journalism, the story writes itself. The opening lecture for my fall quarter undergraduate sports...

2017 NBA Draft Preview

As the top NBA prospects gathered in the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York for the 2017 NBA Draft, students in the Medill Sports graduate journalism program put the finishing touches on their own NBA Draft Preview show. With students reporting live from the Draft...