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Northwestern’s Unite For Sight hosts first ‘Dining in the Dark’ experience

Lydia Ramsey, Copy Chief

May 21, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

When students entered one by one Tuesday into the Jerome B. Cohen Commons in Technological Institute, they were met with a meal in complete darkness. Northwestern’s chapter of Unite For Sight, an organization that raises money to ...

Student playwrights debut original work at festival

Jared Gilmour, Reporter

May 19, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Student Entertainment, Theater

This weekend's Agnes Nixon Playwriting Festival was the culmination of an intensive, quarter-long endeavor for three Northwestern students. “It’s a fast and furious process,” Communication Prof. Laura Schellhardt said. Schellardt...

PHA kicks off first Women’s Empowerment Week

Jeanne Kuang, Assistant Campus Editor

May 19, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Greek

The Northwestern Panhellenic Association put its values of female health and wellness into practice Friday by starting the first Women’s Empowerment Week. Women’s Empowerment Week, which lasts through Saturday, will i...

Northwestern to return Napoleon Bonaparte family letter to France

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

May 14, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events

University Library will present a letter from Napoleon Bonaparte’s brother and 250 other documents to a top French diplomat serving the Chicago area on Thursday. The letter, written by Joseph Bonaparte, discusses a skirmish...

Norris plans time capsule, barbeque concert to celebrate 40th birthday

Jared Gilmour, Reporter

May 14, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events

A time capsule will be dedicated Friday as part of the yearlong celebration of Norris University Center's 40th birthday. “We just really wanted to mark the occasion because this is such a big milestone,” Tracey Gibson-Jackson...