WATCH: Chicago This Week — Episode 7

Hundreds of spectators gathered at Grant Park to witness the moment the Buckingham Fountain was turned on. (Hayes Owens/MEDILL)

Text by Damita Menezes
Medill Reports

On the latest episode of “Chicago This Week,” Medill reporters cover the inauguration of Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson and vigils held for slain CPD officer Areanah Preston, meet the newest members of the Chicago Sky and more.

This episode will air on Chicago Access Network Television (CAN-TV) Channel 21 on Friday, May 19.


“Chicago This Week” is a half-hour show that features news, sports, business and entertainment stories from around Chicago. All the producing, reporting, writing, shooting and editing are done by Medill graduate students.