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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Students participate in a barn dance among hay bales and string lights.

Lassos and cowboy boots: NU Hillel, Catholic Student Association host interfaith barn dance

Astry Rodriguez, Reporter May 20, 2022

Country tunes, upbeat folk music and the occasional “yee-haw” echoed through Parkes Hall during an interfaith barn dance hosted by the Catholic Students Association and Northwestern Hillel Thursday...

Ocampo: Colonial foundation of the Church undermines the legitimacy of the Catholic faith

Aidan Ocampo, Columnist January 21, 2021

One of the largest religions in the world, Christianity has maintained a widespread presence in every corner of the globe. But how could a single religion manage such a massive, global conversion of its...

Sheil Catholic Center. Catholic students and faculty hope that Biden’s faith will guide him to work toward Catholic social goals such as racial and socioeconomic justice, as well as preserve the sanctity of life.

Some NU Catholics welcome Biden presidency despite division among American Catholics

Yurui Wu, Reporter January 20, 2021

When Joe Biden places his hand on the Bible to be sworn in on Jan. 20, he will become only the second Catholic U.S. president in history. At Northwestern, some Catholic students are looking forward...

Sheil Catholic Center. Catholic students and faculty hope that Biden’s faith will guide him to work toward Catholic social goals such as racial and socioeconomic justice, as well as preserve the sanctity of life.

Sheil Catholic Center’s annual mitten tree supports community during holiday season

Sophia Scanlan, Assistant Sports Editor December 3, 2019

Each year during the holidays, a small Christmas tree stands by one of the windows in the Sheil Catholic Center— and it’s not just a decoration. Beside the tree are two tables that hold printed...

In God we trust?: A Tale of Two Catholics

The Daily Northwestern March 7, 2019

This article in its original form included the stories of two students and their experiences with Catholicism. The article has since been retracted because it did not meet The Daily’s editorial standards....

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