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The Daily Northwestern Explains: Choosing a face mask

October 12, 2020

Wearing a face mask is a simple and effective way to prevent the spread of COVID-19. However, not all masks are created equal. Here is a simple guide to choosing a face mask. Closed captions available. Email:...

With a global pandemic, presidential election and widespread uncertainty, some students are turning to CBD to help manage their stress

With a global pandemic, presidential election and widespread uncertainty, some students are turning to CBD to help manage their stress
October 12, 2020

Since the start of the pandemic, the world has undergone extreme change, causing many to feel disoriented and disconnected. In March, the World Health Organization acknowledged that the pandemic is causing...

NU to start Winter Quarter one week late, decision on underclassmen return to come by early November

The Weber Arch. Northwestern announced academic calendar updates and planning for the winter in a Friday email.
October 9, 2020

University President Morton Schapiro announced changes to the academic calendar and potential plans to bring underclassmen back to campus in a Friday afternoon email. Northwestern plans to begin Winter...

Evanston SPACE adapts to COVID-19 with Summer Stage concerts

October 8, 2020

Local music venues were among the first businesses to close and the last to reopen. Amid COVID-19, Evanston SPACE created the Summer Stage concert series, a socially-distant live music experience. Closed...

Chicago’s independent venues are running out of time to reopen

Cars gather for a night at the Chicago Drive-In. The drive-in opened this summer as a socially-distant entertainment venue.
October 8, 2020

Since the start of COVID-19, independent music venue Metro Chicago’s staff has dropped from 125 employees to eight. Joe Carsello, a talent buyer at Metro, said his team is trying to adapt by launching...

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