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Second stage to bolster Dillo Day programming

Maddie Elkins, Reporter

May 30, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

For the first time, Mayfest will offer constant entertainment on Dillo Day with a new "Dillo Village" and second stage, which will feature student music groups and yoga. This is the first year Mayfest was able to secure fundin...

Mayfest to announce Dillo Day performer Friday afternoon

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

May 30, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

Mayfest announced early Friday morning that it will reveal the Dillo Day headliner later in the afternoon — just one day before the music festival takes over campus. Mayfest issued an apology for the lack of information...

Mayfest silent on headliner as Dillo Day nears

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

May 28, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

Mayfest wouldn't say Wednesday morning whether it has secured a headline act for Dillo Day. Mayfest has told The Daily it announces performers as soon as contracts are finalized, but the organization declined to comment Tuesday...

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...

Communication junior loses in semifinal of ‘Jeopardy! College Championship’

Paulina Firozi, Development Editor

May 13, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Entertainment

Communication junior Dan Donohue was eliminated Monday from “Jeopardy! College Championship,” finishing third in the semifinal round of the tournament. Donohue led for part of the show, but sophomore Trevor Walker from...

Sex Week reaches more students with burlesque, religious events

Meghan Morris, Reporter

April 7, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

Northwestern’s annual Sex Week kicked off Saturday with its first-ever Burlesque Show, drawing more than 300 people to two shows in Jones Residential College. The week continues with 13 panel discussions, tutorials and performances...