The Daily Northwestern

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October 30, 2009

Project Pumpkin aims to bridge campus, city

Vasiliki Mitrakos

October 28, 2009

About 900 costumed children rampaged through Norris University Center on Thursday afternoon, clutching bags of candy and pushing to jump in the 15-foot pumpkin-shaped moon bounce located in the Louis Room as part of Northwestern Community Development Corps' annual Project Pumpkin.Led in small groups by...

Northwestern Residence Hall Association donates $1,000 Camp Hope

October 28, 2009

Northwestern Residence Hall Association President Francis Lovecchio presents a $1,000 check to Camp Hope representative Andrea Perino at Kemper Hall Thursday. Camp Hope is a Lake Forest-based camp for mentally disabled children and adults. RHA consists of representatives from every residence hall and ...

Interim dean of students adapts to new post

Andrew Scoggin

October 28, 2009

Even though he has a lot on his plate, Interim Dean of Students Burgie Howard's calm and jovial demeanor doesn't necessarily reflect the stress of his position."I feel like I'm one of those chefs that have like 12 pots on the stove, and I'm trying to make sure nothing burns," Howard said, jokingly.Howard, formerly assista...

Jewish Jordan reflects love of faith, game

Justin Nam

October 28, 2009

For Tamir Goodman, playing college basketball did not always sync with his religion.Goodman, the first practicing Orthodox Jew to play in Division I college basketball, spoke at Northwestern about his journey with basketball and Judaism to about 25 students and members of the Jewish community at the Mc...