The Daily Northwestern

Outside Looking In: What not to say

Sofia Rada, Columnist

November 18, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Lifestyle, The Current

Before everyone leaves for Thanksgiving, I would like to say thanks for being so nice to us foreigners this quarter. For the most part we’ve felt welcomed and are super happy to be here and are adjusting well. But I’d like...

Street Style: Wardrobe staples

Alix Kramer, Columnist

November 18, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Fashion, The Current

There are just some pieces of clothing every girl should have in her closet. Here are my top picks — get shopping. The Perfect Pair of Jeans Find the pair of pants you can throw on any day of the week and know will l...

Tribute to Hinman Playlist

Aditi Bhandari, Columnist

November 14, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Music, The Current

Allison dining hall, with its large glass walls and ample seating space, is often referred to as “the best dining hall on south campus,” but it’s a well-known fact that everyone who lives in general the vicinity agrees 1...

The Blog Has Spoken: ‘Survivor’ episode 8

Claire Cinquegrani, Columnist

November 12, 2013

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

King Aras has been dethroned. Or has Sir Aras been de-knighted? In any case, the newly merged tribe, Kasama, took advantage of Aras’ loss to his brother during the individual immunity challenge and took out one of the major...

Outside Looking In: An ode to seasons

Sofia Rada, Columnist

November 12, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, The Current

It’s almost magical how we can use the weather and the environment around us to help us keep track of time. It doesn’t really feel like it has been that long ago since I left home. When I think about it, though, I notice how...

Looking good, feeling gorgeous

Alix Kramer, Columnist

November 11, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Fashion, The Current

Yes, the title to this post is the name of a RuPaul song. And yes, I would recommend listening to RuPaul while getting ready every day. He is an inspiration to all. As much as I would like to write an entire post about RuP...

Songs to wake you up

Aditi Bhandari, Blogger

November 7, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Music, The Current

As the seventh week of college finally draws to a close and the last set of midterms rolls off of our weary backs, we once again begin to appreciate the value of sleep. Getting a good, uninterrupted seven hours of shut-eye on...

Film and the World: Film to export

Louis Oh, Blogger

November 7, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Movies, The Current

So the "Thor" sequel is coming out this weekend, but before getting excited about Tom Hiddleston’s third return as Loki, let’s takes a moment to take a look back at the last Marvel Studios entry, "Iron Man 3." Putting feeli...

Outside Looking In: American food style doesn’t live up to expectations

Sofia Rada, Columnist

November 5, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Food/Dining, The Current

If you're one of those brave Americans who have ventured out of this country and into the rest of this incredible world, you probably recall having eaten food that was vastly different from what you are used to. You ordered pizza...