Vatican Conclave http://northernpublicradio.org en Tweets From A WNIJ Alumna http://northernpublicradio.org/post/tweets-wnij-alumna <p>St. Charles native Emily Schmall, daughter of NIU Law Prof. Lorraine Schmall, was an intern at WNIJ News about a decade ago and now is a freelance journalist in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She was at the capital city’s Catholic cathedral awaiting the announcement of the new pope.</p><p>She sent the following tweets while waiting for the announcement that Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, Archbishop of Buenos Aires, had been selected as successor to Pope Benedict XVI:</p><p><strong>At 2:30 p.m.:</strong> Buenos Aires' Archbishop Jorge Bergoglio becomes Pope Francisco I; BA Catholics in tears.</p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 21:02:33 +0000 WNIJ News 26818 at http://northernpublicradio.org