The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern students, alumni petition against Chabad disaffiliation

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 27, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Northwestern students and alumni are voicing their concerns about the University’s decision to disaffiliate with Tannenbaum Chabad House and Rabbi Dov Hillel Klein in a petition distributed to trustees and administrators. The...

Northwestern students unite for education reform

Junnie Kwon, Reporter

November 20, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

While most McCormick seniors are searching for the best engineering firms, Cristina Lamas splits her time between pursuing a career and pushing for education reform. Lamas is the co-founder of Students for Education Reform...

Northwestern students push plastic water bottle ban

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

November 18, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Government, Student Groups

Students covered The Rock in plastic water bottles Friday to launch a campaign to ban their sale on Northwestern’s campus. Headed by Pura Playa, a plastic reduction team within Engineers for a Sustainable World, the initiative...

Northwestern student groups provide free food, movies at annual international film festival

Sophia Bollag, Reporter

November 18, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

Students gathered last week to eat international food and watch foreign films at an annual festival organized by A&O Productions and the International Student Association. This year’s International Food and Film Festiva...

Fall Faith Fest brings students together to continue conversation on religion

Meghan Morris, Reporter

November 15, 2012

Filed under Administration, Campus, Student Groups

Interfaith Hall brought members of various faith communities together for an evening of food, speeches and performances to celebrate Northwestern’s religious diversity. Wednesday night’s event, “Fall Faith Fest,” is...

Mayor talks town-gown relations to students

Meghan Morris, Reporter

November 15, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl spoke Wednesday afternoon about town-gown relations to a small group in an event organized by the Northwestern University Political Union. The 45-minute discussion drew only seven people to...