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...

Medill Sports Podcast – Episode 4

The Medill Sports Podcast is back with guest Alan Suriel, who talks with host Elan Kane about their Medill Explores trip to New York City. The trip took them to NBA headquarters, The New York Times, the Players’ Tribune, Bleacher Report, MLB Network, MLS...

NU alumni remember Craig Sager

Sports broadcaster Craig Sager passed away on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, after a two-year battle with acute myeloid leukemia. He was 65. Sager, who graduated from Northwestern’s School of Speech in 1973, became well known for his colorfully eclectic wardrobe...

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...