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...

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...

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...

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:...

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...