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4,500 COVID-19 tests stolen from Foster-Walker Complex

Jacob Fulton, Print Managing Editor October 26, 2021

About 4,500 Northwestern-owned COVID-19 tests were stolen from Foster-Walker Complex, the University announced in a Monday crime notice. University Police responded to a report of the theft around 5...

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Full-tuition sports journalism scholarship seeks to support HBCU alumni

Charlotte Che, Reporter October 25, 2021

A newly launched full-tuition scholarship will fund a graduate student enrolling in the yearlong Sports Media master’s program at the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications.  The...

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Evanston-based sculpturist Indira Freitas Johnson centers community in her art, draws on Indian influences

Sanjana Rajesh, Reporter October 25, 2021

For Evanston-based sculpture artist Indira Freitas Johnson, art and nonviolence have always been intertwined.  Growing up in Mumbai, she was influenced by her parents’ work. Her mother started a...

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NU senior launches start-up to promote Black women’s self-love through hair care

Ella Jeffries, Reporter October 25, 2021

Growing up as a Black woman with naturally coily hair, McCormick senior Ayinoluwa Abegunde said she didn’t feel properly educated on how to care for her hair and lacked the tools, products and accessories...

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Northwestern sees COVID-19 positive cases double among non-undergraduate students

Angeli Mittal, Design Editor October 25, 2021

Northwestern saw an increase in the COVID-19 positivity rate this week, with over three-fourths of the positive cases coming from non-undergraduate students. Roughly the same number of tests were taken...

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