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Lacrosse: Northwestern’s Amonte Hiller, Maryland’s Reese talk Final Four in teleconference

Lacrosse: Northwestern’s Amonte Hiller, Maryland’s Reese talk Final Four in teleconference

Ella Brockway, Sports Editor

May 22, 2019


Filed under Lacrosse, Latest Stories, Sports

Lacrosse This weekend’s Final Four isn’t Kelly Amonte Hiller’s first rodeo. She’s been in this position — preparing Northwestern to play on Memorial Day weekend with a national title on the line — 10 times before. All of those appearances were consecutive, from 2005 to 2014. The ...

Wong: Netflix documentaries elevate problematic figures

Wong: Netflix documentaries elevate problematic figures

Emily Wong, Op-Ed Contributor

May 22, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Opinion

I like Netflix originals as much as anyone else, but I never really understood the hype over their documentaries until I watched Fyre. Recently, I read a DJ Mag article that said Billy McFarland is planning to hold a second Fyre Festival, which makes me rethink how done with this disaster we really are. The...

Northwestern Medicine and Google use AI to improve lung cancer detection

Northwestern Medicine and Google use AI to improve lung cancer detection

Gabby Birenbaum, Campus Editor

May 22, 2019


Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

A new study from Google and Northwestern Medicine found deep learning, a type of artificial intelligence, was able to spot cancerous lung nodules in scans more accurately than radiology experts, opening the door for earlier detection and treatment of lung cancer. The deep-learning model was able to...

ASG urges Northwestern to quickly hire administrator to support LGBTQ students

ASG urges Northwestern to quickly hire administrator to support LGBTQ students

Wilson Chapman, Reporter

May 22, 2019


Filed under Administration, Campus, Homepage, Latest Stories, Student Government, Top Stories

Associated Student Government is circulating a petition demanding Northwestern speed up the hiring process for a new Multicultural Student Association assistant director to support LGBTQ students after the position was vacated in February.

Fusion restaurant Stacked & Folded Social House opens second location in Evanston

Fusion restaurant Stacked & Folded Social House opens second location in Evanston

Zoe Malin, Reporter

May 22, 2019


Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

Stacked & Folded Social House opened to the public on Monday, hoping to bring new flavors to Noyes Street with fusion dishes of tacos, sandwiches and salads.   Chris Rimer, the establishment’s general manager, said the new fusion restaurant “fills a void in the area” with its “bright an...