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Casey Bukro, American journalist. Recipient Recognition for Public Service award Environmental Protection Agency, 1997, Service award Northwestern University, 1998. Member Chicago Headline Club (president 1970-1971, ethics chair since 1993, board directors since 1993), Medill Alumni Association (founding board directors since 1983), Society Professional Journalists (regional director 1973-1981, Wells Key 1983).

Background

Bukro, Casey was born on July 9, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Casimir Bukrajewski and Frances (Kruk) Erickson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Northwestern University, 1958. Master of Science in Journalism, Northwestern University, 1961.

Career

Reporter, writer, Janesville (Wisconsin) Gazette, 1958-1959;reporter, writer, City News Bureau Chicago, 1959-1961;reporter, writer, Chicago Tribune, since 1961;rewrite editor, Chicago Tribune, 1963;assistant city editor, Chicago Tribune, 1965;environmental specialist, Chicago Tribune, 1967;business and environment specialist, Chicago Tribune, 1992;environmental writer Lake County Bureau, Chicago Tribune, 1997.

Membership

Member Chicago Headline Club (president 1970-1971, ethics chair since 1993, board directors since 1993), Medill Alumni Association (founding board directors since 1983), Society Professional Journalists (regional director 1973-1981, Wells Key 1983).

Connections

Children: Bevin, Molly.

father:
Casimir Bukrajewski Erickson

mother:
Frances (Kruk) Erickson

children:
Bevin Bukro

Molly Bukro