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.
Burgard, the director of Northeastern’s School of Journalism, has passed away. The Northeastern community is remembering him as a talented journalist and a vital member of the university community.
As part of a Dialogue of Civilizations program this summer, Northeastern students served as a traveling press corps in Spain where they reported on an epic soccer match, the country’s time-honored tradition of bullfighting, and a range of other stories.
Northeastern Distinguished Professor of Journalism Walter Robinson discusses his work as a juror for the Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting.
Jeff Howe, an assistant professor of journalism at Northeastern, has developed a new track in the graduate journalism program aimed at preparing mid-career reporters for the digital age.