Write for Northwestern's award-winning, student-run newspaper!

The Northwestern Examiner provides an outlet for creative talent in writing, photography, and news reporting. Editors and staff members gain valuable experience in writing, analyzing issues and developing the discipline necessary for meeting the stringent obligations related to such publications.

The 11 awards won by the student newspaper include First Place in the Overall Excellence, the Best Integration of Christian Worldview, and the Staff Editorial categories and Second Place in the Editorial/Opinion category.

Contact us:


Melissa Clutter
Communication Department Assistant

What interesting classes might I take?

  • Gender and Family Communication
  • Global Communication
  • Mass Media and Society
  • Persuasion
  • Religion Writing
  • Investigative Reporting
  • Acting I
  • Directing

What can i do with this major?

  • Communications Consultant
  • Copywriter
  • Creative Director
  • Event Planner
  • Media Analyst
  • Organizational administrator
  • Public Opinion Researcher
  • Professor of Communication
  • Speech Writer