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The Daily Northwestern, Political Union to host mayoral debate

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 17, 2017

Filed under Campus, City, Events, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

The Daily Northwestern will partner with Political Union to host a mayoral debate on Feb. 7. The event will feature all five mayoral candidates about a week before early voting begins on Feb. 13. A primary will be held for ... Read more »

Daniel Arzola discusses intersection of art and activism at NUCHR event

Madeleine Fernando, Reporter

January 16, 2017

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

Venezuelan artist and activist Daniel Arzola said the world needs “more artists and less martyrs” at an event hosted by the Northwestern University Community for Human Rights on Saturday. The talk was the closing keynote... Read more »

Big Ten students advocate for mental health legislation reform

Jonah Dylan, Reporter

November 21, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Student Groups

The Association of Big Ten Students launched a one-day initiative Monday that aimed to encourage students at Big Ten universities to push Congress to pass legislation increasing resources for mental health patients. Medill... Read more »

Northwestern hosts regional summit on Asian-American identity for first time since 1997

Madeleine Fernando, Reporter

November 13, 2016

Filed under Campus, Diversity and Inclusion, Events, Latest Stories

For the first time since 1997, Northwestern hosted the Midwest Asian American Students Union Leadership Summit, with hundreds gathering at Norris University Center on Saturday. The summit’s final speaker, history Prof. ... Read more »