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Medill NABJ named Student Chapter of the Year

The Northwestern student chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists has earned national honors as Student Chapter of the Year as a dynamic group of student leaders revitalized the group to serve its members, Medill and the larger Northwestern community.

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Medill faculty teach second Content Strategy MOOC, live June 1

On June 1, 2015, Northwestern will launch the latest online Content Strategy Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in a series of three. “Expanding Your Content’s Impact and Reach” will feature modules taught by former Medill Dean John Lavine and faculty members Candy Lee, Randy Hlavac, Emily Withrow, Zach Wise, and Rich Gordon.

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IBM’s Scott Oliver talks Big Data analytics with Medill IMC students

Big data analytics is a massive new field with significant applications for marketing and communications. Companies are just starting to understand the potential of processing this information—said Scott Oliver, SEO specialist at IBM, to students in Lecturer Randy Hlavac’s IMC 482 Digital, Social, Mobile Marketing class.

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2014 Summer Innovation Project

From a lifestyle magazine for young men to an app that calls out discrimination in real time, students created and presented a variety of new media products.

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Medill IMC Goes Global in London

Medill IMC sponsors graduate students to “go global” in London, with a trip full of company visits, networking and an alumni event.

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Documenting Indigenous Knowledge in Colombia

Earlier this year, Megan Taylor Morrison (MSJ12) and Monika Wnuk (MSJ14) traveled to Southwest Colombia to report on the transmission of traditional knowledge among the Kamentsa indigenous people.

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Medill Media Teens 2013 Graduation

On Saturday, May 19, Medill Media Teens graduated its class, and had their work featured in a celebration at Medill’s downtown newsroom.

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