Medill Magazine Issue 98

Cover Image Medill Magazine Issue 98

In this issue, we share photos from an event co-hosted by Medill and The New York Times in which Medill alumnus John Eligon (BSJ04) interviewed the host of “The Daily Show,” Trevor Noah.

Additional highlights include:

  • Human-Centered Design: Kate Garmey (IMC06) takes technology and innovation experience to Northwestern’s San Francisco campus.
  • Finding Their Tribe: Northwestern alums create a media platform with the goal of shifting the narrative about black people in Chicago.
  • James L Mateja Memorial Scholarship, Fostering Journalistic Growth: This undergraduate scholarship honors automotive journalist James L. Mateja.
  • Beginning the Medill Student Adventure: Wildcat Days give admitted undergraduate journalism students the chance to see what the Medill experience is like.
  • Breaking Balls: Gail Shister (MSJ75) learned tough lessons about working as a female sportswriter in the 1970s and 1980s.