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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Several students waiting in line at a tan building labeled “Donald P. Jacobs Center.” Others walk across the street and walk in the direction of the building.

Northwestern requires staggered COVID-19 testing for all undergraduates

Angeli Mittal, Design Editor October 13, 2021

Northwestern is requiring all undergraduate students, regardless of vaccination status, to complete at least one COVID-19 test within the next three weeks, the University announced Wednesday. Students...

Four artworks from Marcia Babler’s virtual exhibit. Her piece “In Our Time” on the top left depicts clocks moving through an hourglass. “Bruised” on the bottom right depicts an apple with a bloodied face mask over it. “Cup of Kindness” on the top right, depicts 11 cups with frontliner faces on them over a blue background. “Re-Boot” in the bottom middle depicts the backside of a pair of boots with a syringe protruding from the top. “In This Together” on the bottom right depicts a crowd of people inside a snow globe.

New virtual Dittmar exhibit documents a year of COVID-19 through art

Kim Jao, Reporter October 12, 2021

Personal quarantine experiences, societal turning points and an overwhelming sense of isolation resonate through “A Year of Creative Confinement,” artist Marcia Babler’s (Weinberg ’75) collection...

Several students waiting in line at a tan building labeled “Donald P. Jacobs Center.” Some students wait on the sidewalk next to the red light waiting to cross the street.

Northwestern COVID-19 positivity rate stays steady at 0.51%

Angeli Mittal, Design Editor October 10, 2021

Northwestern reported 28 positive tests out of 5,500 administered in the last week, half the number of tests taken the week prior. There were 51 positive tests the previous week, nearly double this...

A framed poster advertising Northwestern’s Global Learning Office.

Northwestern students study abroad for the first time since March 2020

Catherine Odom, Reporter October 8, 2021

A year ago, Weinberg junior Oliver Borstein was taking Zoom classes. Now, he is studying in Madrid and traveling around Europe in his free time. Northwestern sent students abroad this fall for the first...

A large Northwestern University sign sits amid pink and white flowers.

NU to distribute over $15 million in federal student aid funds for pandemic-related costs

Waverly Long, Campus Editor October 6, 2021

Northwestern will distribute more than $15 million in federal aid to over 7,500 students for pandemic-related costs, according to a Tuesday news release. Students are eligible for the fund if they fit...

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