From NoBro to SoBro

On a recent Monday afternoon, USA Today columnist Craig Wilson visited students at American University’s Discover the World of Communication program¬† to speak about column writing. Wilson has written The Final Word, his weekly Wednesday column, for 16 years. He also writes features and book reviews for the national newspaper. ¬† According to Wilson, one…

Students visit WTOP

As students walk into the headquarters of WTOP, a news station in Washington, a wave of cool air brushes against their sweaty bodies. One student presses her face against the marble wall to cool down. It was a hot day. The attention of the students unravels like a ball of yarn, but after immediately after…

NSLC profile: Malcolm Anderson

During 5th- and 6th-period English class, a bored 12-year-old Malcolm Anderson took out his notebook and started scribbling over it, peering at his teacher rambling on every few minutes. His pencil moved across the lined paper as he wrote about the interactions of two fictional soldiers during the Vietnam war. What he wrote turned into…