Archive: Jun 2013

Spring 2013: Class Notes

Nieman Notes June 24, 2013

1954 Harold M. Schmeck, Jr., a New York Times science writer who specialized in covering medical research, died of a heart attack in Hyannis, Massachusetts on April 1st. He was 89. Schmeck worked at the Times from 1957 to … Read more

Murrey Marder, Pathfinder

By Nieman Notes June 13, 2013

Murrey Marder, a former Washington Post reporter and founder of the Nieman Watchdog Project, died on March 11, 2013, at age 93. Former Nieman Curator Bill Kovach, NF ’89, reflects on Marder’s legacy: Murrey … Read more