The Daily Northwestern

Residential College Board brings Hunger Games to Northwestern

McKenzie Maxson, Reporter

October 14, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Students from Northwestern’s residential colleges gathered Saturday night in Technological Institute to participate in NU’s own version of “The Hunger Games.” Based on the popular series by Suzanne Collins, the event...

Music majors pursuing dual degrees form association for extra support

Ayla Gotkan, Reporter

October 11, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Five Northwestern upperclassmen founded this August an association that will provide an extra support system for music dual degree students. The group, the Association for Music Dual Degree Students, held its first meeting...

Ski club heading to Steamboat Springs, Colo., for annual trip

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

October 8, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

The Northwestern University Ski and Snowboard Club will be hitting the slopes in Colorado this December for its annual ski trip, the group announced Friday. Ski Trip 2012 will be held Dec. 15 through 21 at the Steamboat Ski...

NCDC applications see sharp increase

Stephanie Yang, Reporter

October 7, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

A surge in applications for the Northwestern Community Development Corps has shown an increasing interest in students seeking volunteering opportunities. NCDC saw a 40 percent increase in committee applications this year, as...

Peer Health Exchange seeks diverse applicants

Adrianna Rodriguez, Reporter

October 5, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

As Northwestern's Peer Health Exchange prepares to select new members, the organization is making an effort to recruit a larger and more diverse staff. “We’re trying to get different volunteers from different backgrounds,”...

A&O Blowout tickets to hit box office Monday morning

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

October 4, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

Tickets for A&O Blowout will go on sale 10:30 a.m. Monday. Students can buy tickets for the Oct. 12 concert featuring rapper Nas and rock band Young the Giant through the Norris Box Office and its website, the group confirmed...

NU Votes registers students for 2012 election

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

October 4, 2012

Filed under Campus, Daily Decision, Student Groups

A Northwestern student group on Wednesday distributed nearly 500 voter registration and absentee ballot forms in an effort to encourage increased student turnout in the November general election. NU Votes, a non-partisan initiative...