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Illinois Prison Project ambassadors discuss incarceration and re-entry at One Book event

Natalie Wu, Reporter April 19, 2021

Illinois Prison Project Education Director Renaldo Hudson and ambassadors Willie Hobson and Michael Penny criticized the carceral system and advocated for re-entry support at a Thursday panel.  Feinberg...

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University to increase distribution of COVID-19 vaccines to students starting next week, prioritizing those in on-campus housing

Yunkyo Kim, Campus Editor April 16, 2021

Northwestern’s vaccine clinics will start prioritizing students starting next week but do not have enough vaccine supply for every student with need, Luke Figora, vice president for operations, announced...

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Virtual matchmaking event at The Garage connects students to Northwestern-based startups

Alex Perry, Assistant Campus Editor April 16, 2021

Representatives of 20 startups delivered minute-long elevator pitches in a Thursday matchmaking event hosted by The Garage, allowing students interested in entrepreneurship to interact with Northwestern-based...

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ASG postpones campaign cycle by two weeks, amends code in rare and unprecedented emergency meeting

Yunkyo Kim, Campus Editor April 16, 2021

An emergency Associated Student Government session resulted in a vote delaying the election period by two weeks.  The Thursday meeting was originally spurred when Senators Joe Maino and Cindy Shou...

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Students in Norbucks surprised with first-dose Moderna vaccines to prevent extra doses from going to waste

Emily Sakai, Web Editor April 16, 2021

Weinberg sophomore Gisely Torres was biting into a MOD salad in the Norris University Center on Thursday afternoon when her day took an unexpected turn.  At around 4:30 p.m, she was approached with...

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