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Northwestern Political Union votes to support free U.S. public college

Northwestern Political Union votes to support free U.S. public college

Jason Beeferman, Reporter

February 18, 2020

Northwestern University Political Union narrowly voted to support the resolution that the US government should implement free public college free for all U.S. students. In a vote of 10-8, with 3 abstentions, the union voted in favor of the resolution after an hour of debate. Sachin Shukla, led...

McCormick freshman to appear on Jeopardy this April

McCormick freshman to appear on Jeopardy this April

Austin Benavides, Campus Editor

February 17, 2020

It started off on a whim. It was about 10 p.m. last October when McCormick freshman Beni Keown decided to take the 50-question entry test to see if he could qualify for “Jeopardy!”  Keown didn’t know that his late night submission would eventually lead him to compete in this year’s “Jeopardy!” C...

Tamar Manasseh talks Mothers Against Senseless Killings, intersection of black and Jewish identities

Tamar Manasseh talks Mothers Against Senseless Killings, intersection of black and Jewish identities

Isabelle Sarraf, Assistant Campus Editor

February 17, 2020

Tamar Manasseh, founder of Mothers Against Senseless Killings and a rabbinical student, discussed her efforts to rebuild her community in Englewood through violence prevention Monday. Manasseh spoke at an event in University Christian Ministry sponsored by Northwestern Hillel, the NU Leadership Developmen...

SOA announces first spring student organizations fair

SOA announces first spring student organizations fair

Yunkyo Kim, Assistant Campus Editor

February 17, 2020

Student Organizations and Activities announced Feb. 13 that it will debut a Student Organizations Fair in the spring. The department has hosted the fair in only Fall and Winter Quarters in the past. The fair will take place in Norris University Center on the first Wednesday of Spring Quarter. The...

NU Declassified: For NU Hillel, temporary housing at Hinman means re-learning what goes into making a home

NU Declassified: For NU Hillel, temporary housing at Hinman means re-learning what goes into making a home

Ilana Arougheti and Dan Hu

February 17, 2020

ILANA AROUGHETI: Welcome to NU Declassified, a look into how Wildcats thrive and survive on Northwestern’s campus. From The Daily Northwestern, I’m Ilana Arougheti. This week, we’re looking into temporary spaces around Northwestern and the organizations that have learned to use them. When decaying spaces and...