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New aerospace club soars over the competition

New aerospace club soars over the competition

Daniel DeMonte, Reporter

May 17, 2019

If you look at the different McCormick School of Engineering majors, aerospace isn’t on the list — but don’t tell that to these guys. McCormick students Cuyler Dull, Lawrence Luo, Griffin Williamson and Grant Bayer developed their passion for plane building when they started the Aerospace Engineering...

Northwestern student Debbie-Marie Brown to bring poetic lyrics, full band to Battle of the Bands

Northwestern student Debbie-Marie Brown to bring poetic lyrics, full band to Battle of the Bands

Harrison Tremarello and Jacob Ohara

May 17, 2019

WATCH: Jam out with Debbie-Marie Brown and her band as they prepare for Battle of Bands.   Correction: This video states Battle of the Bands will take place on May 24. It will take place on May 23. The Daily regrets the error.

‘Game of Thrones’ sound designer Paula Fairfield is best at intersection of vulnerability and sound design

‘Game of Thrones’ sound designer Paula Fairfield is best at intersection of vulnerability and sound design

Jacob Ohara, Reporter

May 17, 2019

Emmy-award winning sound designer Paula Fairfield wove moving personal anecdotes with sonic expertise in a Q&A Thursday evening. Fairfield, who has spent about six years designing sound for “Game of Thrones,” said she works best within the intersection of vulnerability and sound design. It’s...

Former U.S. ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul says U.S. and Russia are not natural enemies

Former U.S. ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul says U.S. and Russia are not natural enemies

Cadence Quaranta, Reporter

May 17, 2019

As long as Russian President Vladimir Putin is in power, U.S.-Russia relations will remain confrontational, former U.S. ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul said Thursday. McFaul spoke of the past, present and future of U.S.-Russia relations Thursday, as part of the NU Political Science department’s...

Equity and Empowerment Commission works toward reconciliation, reparations through interactive redlining exhibit

Equity and Empowerment Commission works toward reconciliation, reparations through interactive redlining exhibit

Clare Proctor, Reporter

May 17, 2019

The Evanston Equity and Empowerment Commission voted unanimously at a Thursday meeting to sponsor the Undesign the Redline exhibit visit to Evanston. Undesign the Redline is a travelling interactive exhibit connecting systemic housing discrimination policies from the 1930s to issues still present...