Oprah To Address 35,000 Seniors In Virtual High School GraduationJune 12th, 2020 by Paul Greeley
Not many high school graduates can boast that Oprah Winfrey gave the commencement address at their graduation. But 35,000 seniors graduating from Chicago high schools will remember that Oprah was there, virtually anyway.
Illinois Broadcasters Unite To Raise $1.5 Million For Food BanksMay 7th, 2020 by Paul Greeley
“As the need has doubled and even tripled locally in recent weeks, knowing this campaign will help provide millions of dollars in groceries for our neighbors statewide when they need us most is simply incredible—there’s never been a more important, impactful time for a campaign like this than right now,” said Julie Yurko, Northern Illinois Food Bank’s president.
WLS And WCVB Partner With Northeastern University For News ResearchJuly 2nd, 2019 by Paul Greeley
A cutting-edge study, Video News Research Project, will test the use of new forms of animation, graphics, and data visualization in video storytelling. Year-long, paid fellowship positions will be created as part of the project, one position at each of these stations in Chicago and Boston.