David Thigpen

David Thigpen

Director of Undergraduate Programs

Office: North Gate Hall suite B-1

Office Hours: Email me for appointment

David Thigpen is a former Time Magazine reporter who reported for the magazine from New York and Chicago. He has extensive experience covering the music business, Wall Street and the Chicago political scene. David’s work has also been published in The New York Times, Rolling Stone and the Chicago Tribune Literary Review. He is also a public policy analyst affiliated with the Institute for the Future, a research organization in Palo Alto, California where he conducts research on the future of American cities.




Arts, Business, Politics, Urban Reporting