North Dakota students compete at the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee

Despite spelling both their words correctly, the two national spelling bee participants from North Dakota did not land a spot in the final round. Bee officials said they selected 50 finalists based on spellers’ performance in the two rounds of onstage oral spelling and a preliminary written test taken earlier in the week.

Getting to Know the New Normal for U.S. College Students

WASHINGTON -- Demographics are changing in America, especially on college campuses. Today’s college students are likely to be older than in past years, working full- or part-time, and possibly a parent. They are more diverse in race and income level. Enrollment on...

Rising Debt is Crushing Students: What Should We Do About It?

WASHINGTON-Daniel Grimes hits the streets of George Washington University to talk student debt and the rising cost of tuition. Afterwards, he sits down with Colleen Campbell from the Center for American Progress to talk solutions. https://vimeo.com/295901644...

Stay Connected

Medill Today // December 3, 2019

Medill on Vimeo

Check out hundreds of video stories from our reporters.

Medill on Twitter

Stay current with our news updates by the minute.

Medill on Tumblr

Get a solid stream of news from our reporters.

Medill on Snapchat

MedillontheHill