Medill Sports Podcast – Episode 2

Current student Brent Schwartz joined the second episode of the Medill Sports Podcast to talk with host Elan Kane about his graduate journalism experience so far. Schwartz talks about being a beat reporter for the Niles North High School boys basketball team, as well...

Medill Sports Podcast – Episode 1

Medill graduate student Elan Kane kicks off the debut episode of the Medill Sports Podcast with current student Giuliana Allegrotti. Allegrotti is in her second quarter at Medill, where she currently a beat reporter covering New Trier High School’s girls...

Seeing my name in print

By Allie Burger I captured one of the most rewarding moments of my life on Twitter this past Sunday from the comfort of my couch in sweatpants. This past weekend, I had my first article published as a freelancer for the Chicago Tribune. The story came out online last...

Live from the United Center

By Rosie Langello I saw my first-ever NBA game in person Saturday night. I watched Sacramento’s DeMarcus Cousins dunk in person and cheered on as Dwyane Wade, Jimmy Butler and the Chicago Bulls beat the Kings 102-99. Just a couple hours earlier, I stood on the same...

Looking back on my first quarter at Medill

By Astasia Williams Phew! They say what doesn’t kill you will only make you stronger. Well, the past four months have me feeling like superwoman. The first quarter in a premier journalism school’s graduate program is meant to be exciting. But it’s also created to tear...