What is it like to cover a major event in American politics? This is how my Medill team and I navigated security, troubleshooted technology and overcame bloopers to gather news and enjoy the privilege of being part of the live State of the Union televised coverage....

A couple of months ago I was anxious college applicant for the class of 2015. The days of anticipation are over. USC' School of Cinematic Arts rejected me but I will share my photo essay, with which I got rejected, anyway....