CMCMA Alum and Fox Reporter Majchrowitz Loses Battle with Cancer

Southern Illinois University



Respected CMCMA Alum Passes Away

September 02, 2014

Fox Radio News White House reporter Mike Majchrowitz died recently after losing a fight with cancer.  Mike was a 1985 graduate of the College of Mass Communication and Media Arts.  While attending SIU he worked at WSIU-TV, WSIU Radio, WIDB, and The Daily Egyptian.  

With respect to Mike Majchrowitz's professionalism, Radio, Television, and Digital Media Senior Lecturer Joey Helleny states, "Despite being in a very competitive environment, Mac was apparently well liked by everyone in the White House press corps. Colleagues say he was a tenacious reporter but kind to everyone. He was especially skilled at using sound to bring the listener to the scene of the story. He was a great representation of what we try to instill in our students."

Please view the page about Mike Majchrowitz at Fox News Radio web site.