The Daily Northwestern

Know Your Alumni: Wildcat Tracks Edition

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

October 15, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Current Blogs, Wildcat Tracks

When I first came to campus as a freshman, I was blown away at the amount of talent all around me. Living in Willard, I often ran into people playing guitar in the hallway or taking a mid-afternoon piano break in the common room....

‘The Voice’ of a new reality generation

Allison Lasher, Blogger

October 10, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Recaps, TV

I've never been a fan of reality shows centered around competitive singing. I can't remember the last time I enjoyed an episode of "American Idol" and to be honest, I've never even seen "X Factor." Sorry, Simon. For some reason, I just do...

Pump up your pregame

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

October 9, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Music, Songs, Wildcat Tracks

After a long week of classes, I’m always ready to go out for a night on the town with my friends. But over the years, I’ve learned the recipe for any great night out starts with a crucial first step: the pregame playlist....

The Perfect Pantry: Five must-haves for your fridge and cupboard

Katy Vogt, Columnist

October 5, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Current Blogs

It's safe to say we've all had that "oh dear" moment when we open the cabinet and realize that the only items on hand have either expired, are something our mom told us to buy but we have no idea how to use, or simply cannot be...

The first step is admitting you have a problem

Allison Lasher, Blogger

September 30, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Current Blogs

The year was 2000; the location, New Orleans. If your head automatically went to "The Real World" season nine, we should be friends, and you might want to seek professional help. Either way, that season holds a special place ...

Summer Schooled: reALIty report card

Allison Lasher, Blogger

September 29, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Recaps, Reviews, TV

This summer was a time of bikinis, heavy drinking and showmances for reality show contestants. Summer school grades are in for four of the most talked about shows of the season. In case you missed them, here's the reALIty summer...

Concert venue countdown

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

September 29, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Music, Wildcat Tracks

It’s no secret Chicago has one of the best music scenes in the country. However, it can sometimes be hard to navigate. With a seemingly endless list of bars, clubs and theaters, Chicago has great venues for every concertgoe...

Track one

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

September 24, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Current Blogs, Wildcat Tracks

Welcome back, Wildcats! My name is Celia Skaggs and I’m here to provide a rundown of the local music scene in my new blog, Wildcat Tracks. For those interested in knowing a little more about me, I’m a Weinberg senior from...