Five journalism tips from Doug Collins

By Hailey Melville Doug Collins brought more than his four decades of NBA playing, coaching and broadcasting experience to Medill last week. His Michael Jordan anecdotes and “Hubie” sheets compelled the stuffed McCormick Foundation Center Forum, and they drove his...

From Medill to the Super Bowl parade

By Lee Schechter (MSJ14) I never expected to be covering the Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots for ESPN Boston less than one month after graduating with an MSJ from Medill. My Medill education and networking put me in position for an experience of a lifetime....

A conversation with Rachel Nichols

Rachel Nichols (BSJ95) returned to Medill in 2012 to moderate the school’s Beyond the Box Score lecture, Covering College Sports in 2012 and Beyond. Prior to the event, Nichols hosted a lunchtime Q&A session with students, where she talked about her career...

The J.A. Adande Lounge comes to Medill

ESPN commentator and columnist J.A. Adande (BSJ92) returned to Evanston in October 2012 to serve as Northwestern University Homecoming Grand Marshal. During his visit, he stopped by Medill to talk with students about his professional career and offer his thoughts on...