George Beres, a Eugene, Ore.
writer, is a 1955 graduate of Northwestern's Medill
School of Journalism and the former Sports Information Director for
University and the University of Oregon. He has ties to NU's
department spanning the fifties, sixties and seventies.
In January 2004 Mr. Beres posted a series of his
to HailToPurple.com. Click any of the links below to view Mr.
articles addressing NU history, his experiences as SID, and the state
NU and the Mud
Cost Michigan the 1925 National Title (Posted Jan. 25, 2004)
Losses Paid Dividends, And Now Northwestern Can Choose Another
(Jan. 25, 2004)
Universities Should Heed the Clarion Call of Vanderbilt (Jan.
Views expressed by Mr.
Beres are not necessarily shared