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NPR Correspondent Anne Garrels Speaks to Medill Students About Iraq Experience

Medill School of Journalism students were mostly in high school when National Public Radio (NPR) correspondent Anne Garrels endured the “shock and awe” bombing of Iraq and wrote the memoir “Naked in Baghdad.”  But that did not curtail their questions about Abu Ghraib, Blackwater, government censorship, embedding with the military and war-reporting as a female […]

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NU Student Group Works to Make Sustainability a Reality

Northwestern University’s chapter of Engineers for a Sustainable World is not new to green. In fact, these students have been promoting sustainability for nearly five years. It is one of several environmental student groups on campus, but its emphasis on developing and following through with real-world applications of sustainable engineering is what truly sets it […]