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Student examines childhood malnutrition around the world

Student examines childhood malnutrition around the world

Amanda Svachula, Reporter

February 4, 2015

A&E Seven countries, five continents and one summer. Weinberg senior Elizabeth Larsen's travel experience was made possible when she won the 2014 Circumnavigators Travel-Study Grant. On Tuesday night, Larsen spoke in front of about 30 people about her global travels during which she rese...

Broadway in Chicago tours celebrate theaters’ history

Rachel Yang, Reporter

February 4, 2015

A&E Stepping into one of the historic Broadway in Chicago theaters is like stepping into the past. The ghosts of stars like Mae West and Humphrey Bogart haunt the expansive and ornate interiors and the era of silent films and screen sirens seems to have never come to an end. The theaters, whi...

Block Museum exhibit travels to NYU’s Grey Art Gallery

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

February 4, 2015

A&E An exhibit that premiered at the Block Museum of Art has traveled to a New York University gallery as part of a partnership between the two schools' art museums. Block’s 2014 exhibit, "The Left Front: Radical Art in the 'Red Decade,' 1929-1940," is currently on display in NYU’s Grey Ar...

‘RENT’ production to premiere this weekend

Helen Lee, Reporter

February 4, 2015

A&E After months of work, the Jewish Theatre Ensemble's production of "RENT" will premiere this weekend in the Louis Room in Norris University Center. The musical is a 200-person effort, headed by co-producers Kate Leggett and Tristan Chiruvolu and director Jessie Klueter. It will be one of...

Comedy Forum performs first show of Winter Quarter

Comedy Forum performs first show of Winter Quarter

Rachel Davison, Reporter

January 31, 2015

A&E More than 100 people filled Harris Hall on Friday night to share some laughs with student stand-up comedians in a free event held by Northwestern's Comedy Forum. Communication junior Sarah Mowaswes was the only female comedian out of seven to perform in the event, titled Comedy Empire. In ...