Tag Archives: The Daily Northwestern

Lessons abound in The Daily Northwestern’s coverage of Jeff Sessions, protesting students

Gallons of ink, mostly cyber-based, have already been spilled. More will surely flow. This is in the wake of recent events on the campus of my alma mater, Northwestern University—events set in motion by an on-campus speech last week by former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to a group of Republican students. From what I […]

Reunion with Fellow Beat Reporter Rekindles Wistful NU Bowl Game Coverage Hopes

In 1986, Northwestern University’s football squad, on the strength of winning two nail-biters at the end of the season against Michigan State & Illinois, attained four victories for the first time since 1973. Those details are so ingrained in my memory because I was a freshman at NU and my work-study job in the Sports […]