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Couple shares experiences in Chicago film scene after attending Northwestern

Emily Chin, A&E Editor

April 13, 2017

Filed under Alumni, Arts and Entertainment, Television and Film

Neither Joe Chappelle (Communication ’86) nor Colleen Griffen (Communication ’88) knew they wanted to enter the film industry after leaving Northwestern. But now, both are at the heart of Chicago’s growing film industry...

Alumni percussion ensemble wins a Grammy

Kelley Czajka, A&E Editor

February 16, 2017

Filed under Alumni, Arts and Entertainment, Music

Third Coast Percussion, a classical percussion ensemble comprising four NU alumni, took home a Grammy award Sunday night. Its album “Steve Reich” won the award for Best Chamber Group/Small Ensemble Performance. This was the first time t...