Peter Medlin Peter joins WNIJ as a graduate of North Central College. He is a native of Sandwich, Illinois. 'They Need To Be Allowed To Scream:’ How School Districts Use Controversial Seclusion Rooms By Peter Medlin • Jan 30, 2020 Facebook Documents illustrate what happens when a student is put in an isolation room. Enrollment Exodus: Equity And The Effort To Retain Illinois Students By Peter Medlin • Sep 23, 2019 What happens when universities see enrollment plunge year after year? For many Illinois schools, they focus on how to hold on to the students already walking their halls. Students often leave between their first and second year.