Linda Lutton

Linda Lutton (@lindalutton) is an education reporter for WBEZ in Chicago.

She's received honors for her print and radio reporting, including a Peabody for her work on This American Life ’s Harper High School episodes, three Third Coast awards, and a Studs Terkel Award for reporting from Chicago's diverse neighborhoods.

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Harper Funeral

A principal reflects on a turbulent year: 27 current or former students shot, 8 of them dead.


About 12,000 students drop out of Chicago Public Schools each year despite efforts by administrators and teachers to keep them on track.

Here's a love story that stretches across two decades, thousands of miles, and an international border. Rocio and Francisco are married but have kept their family together by living apart for the past 19 years.

This hour: whether it is a mob of millions or one single voice, nothing changes unless someone stands up and says, "No more."

Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts Best of the Best: The 2013 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2013 TC / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition.


Audio Doctor sessions are 25 minute private focused sessions with one of a roster of superstar producer/editors who will meet with patients to aid in the cure their audio ills...