My March Madness moment

It was the second round of the NCAA Tournament, and Big Ten Network reporter Elise Menaker (MSJ12) was preparing to ask the No. 3-seeded Michigan basketball team about the disappointment of being knocked out in the Tournament’s first weekend. Then, freshman Jordan...

5 questions with Megan Mawicke

Megan Mawicke has spent more than 20 years in television — nearly 18 of those years have been in Chicago, where she currently works as a sports reporter and anchor for CBS 2 Chicago. Looking back on her career, the thing she says she loves most is “there is no...

Podcast: Stewart Mandel

Stewart Mandel (BSJ98), editor-in-chief of The All-American, joins Medill Sports Podcast host Aaron Rose to talk about the upcoming College Football Playoff, the evolution of sports journalism, his predictions for Northwestern’s Music City Bowl matchup against...

5 questions with Doug Meffley

Doug Meffley joined the Northwestern athletic communications as a work-study student in 2002. For the past 15 years, he’s worked his way up through the department, and today he serves as the director of digital and social communications. In that role, Meffley...

5 questions with Will Kunkel

Will Kunkel learned the value of having Medill on his resume during his initial phone interview for what would become his first on-air job. Here is what Jim Shaw, who at the time was the News Director at KVRR in Fargo, North Dakota, told Kunkel during that phone call:...