Journalism students’ investigative reporting leads to Emmy Award

A team of North­eastern jour­nalism stu­dents con­tributed sub­stan­tially to inves­tiga­tive news reports that won a New Eng­land Emmy Award ear­lier this month. “The stu­dent con­tri­bu­tions were sig­nif­i­cant and made these inves­ti­ga­tions pos­sible,” said pro­fessor and WCVB reporter Mike Beaudet. “It really is expe­ri­en­tial learning at its best.”

Reporters, filmmaker shine ‘spotlight’ on investigative journalism

The North­eastern com­mu­nity on Tuesday evening got an inside look into the making of the Academy Award-​​winning film Spot­light, gaining insight from a jour­nalist who led The Boston Globe inves­tiga­tive team that was por­trayed in the movie and the writer who shaped the story for the big screen.

Hollywood shines ‘spotlight’ on alumnus, former journalism professor

When Hol­ly­wood pro­ducers approached former North­eastern jour­nalism pro­fessor and alumnus Walter Robinson and the team of Boston Globe reporters whose “Spot­light” series broke open the Roman Catholic Church sex abuse scandal in 2002, they had some trepidation.

The key ingredients for award-​​winning journalism

North­eastern Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Jour­nalism Walter Robinson dis­cusses his work as a juror for the Pulitzer Prize for Inves­tiga­tive Reporting.