Marianne Goss retired in August 2015 from Northwestern University after 25 years as an editor in University Relations. She previously was a reporter for the Herald-News in Joliet, her hometown; program guide editor and publicist for the Wisconsin Public Radio network; and alumni publication editor at Rochester Institute of Technology. She has a BA in American civilization from the University of Illinois and an MA in journalism from the University of Wisconsin. Marianne lives in the South Loop and is a volunteer Chicago Greeter.