I illustrate to not forget: Combating architectural extinction in Buenos Aires through art

By Amy Boyle and Lena Folke Medill Reports In a city where architectural heritage is under threat, Argentinian artist and architect Natalia Kerbabian uses her artistic talent to bring the past back to life. Kerbabian’s drawings of now-demolished houses capture memories, so as to not forget.   Joining Kerbabian in her mission is Yamila Rambaldi and […]

Medill Newsmakers: How book ban preventions affect LGBTQ+ Libraries

By Lena Folke Medill Reports With Secretary of State Alexi Giannoulias’s new bill passing the Senate, Illinois would be the first state to protect libraries from book bans. Although this is state action, how does this legislation impact privately owned libraries carrying some of these nationally challenged books? In this story, we hear from Gerber […]

WATCH: Evanston girls defy status quo in sports

By Lena Folke Medill Reports Held at Evanston Township High School, Girls Play Sports is a nonprofit organization designed to encourage young girls to participate in and enjoy sports. Recognized for its impact during Women’s History Month, Girls Play Sports was selected as a winner for M&M’s Flip the Status Quo contest, awarding them $10,000. […]