Veteran Chicago Journalist Carol Marin Shares Her 9/11 Memories And Lessons

“I’m grateful that I was there and could do what we do in this business, which is to tell the story to people who aren’t there,” said Carol Marin.

Veteran Chicago Journalist Carol Marin Shares Her 9/11 Memories And Lessons
Carol Marin poses with the award for "The Laquan McDonald Investigation" at the 75th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street on Saturday, May 21, 2016, in New York. Evan Agostini / Invision/AP
Veteran Chicago Journalist Carol Marin Shares Her 9/11 Memories And Lessons
Carol Marin poses with the award for "The Laquan McDonald Investigation" at the 75th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street on Saturday, May 21, 2016, in New York. Evan Agostini / Invision/AP

Veteran Chicago Journalist Carol Marin Shares Her 9/11 Memories And Lessons

“I’m grateful that I was there and could do what we do in this business, which is to tell the story to people who aren’t there,” said Carol Marin.

Many of us can remember what we were doing or where we were on Sept. 11, 2001. For Carol Marin, she remembers a New York firefighter who saved her life as the second tower collapsed.

Veteran Chicago journalist Carol Marin joins Reset to share her memories of 9/11 and lessons she wants to pass on to the next generation of journalists.

GUEST: Carol Marin, co-director of DePaul University’s Center for Journalism Integrity and Excellence