Northwestern Journalism School Has Typo on its Diploma

If you ever wagered that the graduate degree of a prestigious journalism school is the last place you would find a typo, it’s time to pay up.

Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, Media, and Integrated Marketing Communications had a little issue with its diplomas over the weekend. The diploma said “itegrated,” omitting the letter “n.”

Romenesko reported that the error did not impact a large number of students, appearing on only 30 diplomas out of more than 250. The report also quoted a graduating student, Kit Fox, as saying, “Students are mostly taking it with good humor.”

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How important is the letter “n” anyway?

Bosto.com does’t see what the big deal is with missing a sigle letter. It happes to the best of us. Life goes o.