Posts tagged "Manhattan"

Facing Hurricane Irene

Facing Hurricane Irene
I went out for one more walk Saturday evening before Hurricane Irene hit Manhattan. I’m just getting to know my new neighborhood Morningside Heights (where I’m a visiting professor at Columbia University in the Graduate School of Journalism this fall). Walking was the only way around since the subways and buses were shut down at... Read more »

I arrived in New York in time for Hurricane Irene

I arrived in New York in time for Hurricane Irene
I landed in New York on Thursday but I never expected to be welcomed by a hurricane. I will be here through the fall as a visiting professor in the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University. (I will be back in Chicago and teaching journalism again at Columbia College Chicago in January.) Instead of... Read more »