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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

Red vertical sign and theater banner that says “Chicago” in white capital letters. To the left on a black pole is a green wreath.

Chicago holiday events you won’t want to miss

Selena Kuznikov, Reporter December 1, 2021

While the sun starts to set earlier and the weather chills day by day, Chicago’s festive spirit emerges. Before settling down to study for finals, head to the city to find an abundance of holiday classics...

Evanston community plans gatherings to mourn, heal after gun violence

Max Lubbers, City Editor December 1, 2021

Content Warning: This story contains mentions of gun violence. Community members will gather to mourn and heal after five teenagers were shot at an Evanston gas station Sunday.  Niles Township High...

Editors Haley Fuller and Isabelle Sarraf. Isabelle has black curly hair and is wearing a pink shirt, and Haley has straight blonde hair and is wearing a lavender shirt.

The Daily Northwestern presents: The top 10 holiday movies and TV episodes of all time

Isabelle Sarraf and Haley Fuller December 1, 2021

Maybe the real Knight Before Christmas (2019) was the chocolate gelt we ate along the way.  There’s nothing quite like curling up with a mug and a pile of blankets to watch snow glisten on the silver...

Wildcat statue in front of brown-painted stadium

Football Notebook: Six Northwestern players in transfer portal

Patrick Andres and Drew Schott December 1, 2021

Within three days of the Wildcats’ season-ending 47-14 loss to Illinois, six Northwestern players are in the NCAA transfer portal. Junior tight end Jason Whittaker was the first, entering on Nov....

A dancer leaps in arabesque while wearing a purple leotard. She is smiling. Her bangs are dyed bright pink.

Eight Counts debuts “The Nutcracker” as first unofficial production

Charlotte Varnes, Development and Recruitment Editor December 1, 2021

Growing up as a military kid, Medill freshman Angel Jordan moved often. But regardless of where she lived, she knew one part of her life would stick around. “Ballet was my one constant thing that...

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