UPDATE: Brad Hamm is Medill’s new dean, according to my source. He’s currently dean of the Indiana University School of Journalism.
This release just came in:
NEW MEDILL DEAN TO BE INTRODUCED TODAY
EVANSTON, Ill. — The new dean of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications will be introduced to the Medill community at 11:30 a.m. today (Thursday, May 3). Media are invited to attend the event, which will be held in the McCormick Tribune Center Forum, 1870 Campus Drive on Northwestern’s Evanston campus.
I’m about a half-mile away and walking over there now.