Sarah Schulte's Bio - ABC 7 Chicago
Sarah Schulte is a general assignment reporter for ABC 7 News. She joined ABC 7 in 1998.

Previously, Schulte was a reporter at WCAU-TV in Philadelphia, Pa. (1995-98). Before that, she served as a reporter at WSMV-TV in Nashville, Tenn. (1992 -95) and at Westinghouse Broadcasting in Washington, D.C. (1990-92).

Earlier in her career, Schulte reported for KLAS-TV in Las Vegas, Nevada (1989-90). From 1986-88, she worked as a field producer and reporter for Capitol Broadcast News in Washington, D.C.

Schulte has an interest in politics and has covered several political campaigns and events, including the Iran/Contra hearings and the 1992 presidential race and inauguration.

In 1997, Philadelphia Magazine named Schulte "Reporter of the Year." She won a Tennessee School Bell Award in 1994 for excellence in covering school-related issues. In addition, her coverage of the Clinton/Gore presidential campaign earned an Emmy Award in 1993.

Schulte is a member of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. She donates her time to the Cancer Society, College Bound, and the M.S. "Readers are Leaders" program.

A Highland Park native, Schulte received her B.A. degree in Journalism from Ohio Wesleyan University where she majored in Journalism and Political Science.

She is married and resides on the North Side of Chicago.

Sarah's Stories
COVID-19 Illinois: Governor JB Pritzker issues new IL coronavirus guidelines as daily cases surpass 2K
Governor JB Pritzker revealed new COVID-19 guidelines Friday, which include fines for businesses not following the face mask and gathering size rules.
Catholic Schools prepare for start of the school year with full weeks of in-person learning
"I believe with my whole heart our kids need to be back in school and teachers need to be back in the classroom."
Chicago Public Schools to start school year with remote learning, Mayor Lightfoot, CPS announce
Chicago Public Schools and Mayor Lori Lightfoot have announced Wednesday that CPS will start the school year with all-remote learning.
Young activist shot, killed in Chicago's West Rogers Park neighborhood
"It's not fair to know that a young person who fought so hard is no longer here anymore."
Oak Park River Forest High School announces all remote learning beginning Aug. 19
"There is no teacher that hasn't been thinking about this all summer, no matter what district they are in."
West Harvey-Dixmoor School District 147 prepares for school year, parents say they are skeptical
"It's literally been non-stop, it's been seven days a week almost 24 hours, you are constantly working on a plan to get children back to school."
Chicago-area parents turn to unique homeschooling options as fall approaches, coronavirus pandemic continues
Chicago-area parents are turning to unique schooling options as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.
Chicago police mourn death of Deputy Chief Dion Boyd; 30-year-veteran shot himself, officials say
Boyd had recently been promoted to Deputy Chief of Criminal Networks
Chicago Public Schools discuss reopening plan at virtual town hall Monday
More than half of those tuning in said they are uncomfortable with the current CPS plan to reopen schools in fall.