Mina Kimes, NFL analyst for ESPN, to deliver virtual Axthelm Lecture, April 6

The Diederich College of Communication will host the virtual Axthelm Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, April 6, at 4:30 p.m.  

This year’s lecture will feature award-winning journalist Mina Kimes. Register via Eventbrite.  

About Mina Kimes
Kimes is an NFL analyst, senior writer, podcast host and television contributor for ESPN. Since joining ESPN The Magazine in 2014, her profile has grown steadily across the company’s multimedia platforms, spanning digital and print, television, radio and podcasting. In June 2020, Kimes was named an NFL analyst, joining ESPN’s daily news and information show, “NFL Live.” She also offers football analysis on “Get Up,” “SportsCenter,” “First Take” and more.

About the Axthelm Lecture
The Pete and Bonnie Axthelm Memorial Program was established in 1994 to acknowledge and recognize the life of Pete Axthelm and his sister Bonnie. Every year, this program awards a scholarship to an outstanding Marquette journalism student with an expressed interest in sports journalism, along with hosting the annual lecture.