Covering COVID-19 Without Being On Campus

Northern Illinois University campus.

Northern Illinois University campus.

Many students at colleges and univerisities in Illinois are working remotely.  We talked with three young journalists about how they're tracking one of the biggest stories of their young careers and why it's important to them.


Erin Morrison, arts reporter at Prospectus from Parkland College

Sam Malone, Editor in Chief at the Northern Star at Northern Illinois University

Noah Thornburg, Managing Editor at the Northern Star at Northern Illinois University 

Lizzie Seils, News Editor, The Vidette at Illinois State University