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Hear one student’s reaction to on-campus Christian event “Carry the Love”

Hear one student’s reaction to on-campus Christian event “Carry the Love”

Cassidy Jackson, Audio Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories, Uncategorized

[Worship music playing] CASSIDY JACKSON: From The Daily Northwestern, I’m Cassidy Jackson. Thanks for tuning in. On April 1, students gathered in Lutkin Hall to attend an event hosted by Carry the Love, a grassroots Christian campaign. Each year, Carry the Love travels across the country, holding Christian worship ...

New school board members elected in D202 emphasize equity

New school board members elected in D202 emphasize equity

Cassidy Wang, Reporter

April 3, 2019


Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local, Top Stories

Evanston elected two newcomers and one incumbent to the Evanston Township High School/District 202 board during Tuesday’s municipal election. Monique Parsons, the board’s current vice president, joined Stephanie Teterycz and Elizabeth Rolewicz in claiming victory. All board member-elects previously...

Northwestern acceptance rate rises for first time in 10 years

Northwestern acceptance rate rises for first time in 10 years

Gabby Birenbaum, Campus Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Top Stories

Northwestern accepted 8.9 percent of its applicants for the class of 2023, Christopher Watson, the dean of undergraduate enrollment, told The Daily in an email. Having risen from last year’s record low of 8.4 percent, this year marks the first time in a decade that Northwestern’s acceptance rate...

Northwestern to host New Yorker theater critic Hilton Als

Northwestern to host New Yorker theater critic Hilton Als

Gabby Birenbaum, Campus Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

The Contemporary Thought Speaker Series will host essayist and author Hilton Als on April 8, according to a CTSS news release. He will speak in a moderated conversation with African American Studies Prof. E. Patrick Johnson, the chair of the department. Als has primarily worked as a cultural critic,...

Men’s Tennis: Northwestern rebounds from pre-break struggles, records wins over Iowa and Nebraska

Men’s Tennis: Northwestern rebounds from pre-break struggles, records wins over Iowa and Nebraska

Benjamin Rosenberg, Assistant Sports Editor

April 2, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Men's Tennis, Sports

Men's Tennis Northwestern dropped two of three matches in its last weekend of action before winter final exams, but picked up a pair of conference wins this past weekend. The Wildcats (12-9, 3-2 Big Ten) lost 4-0 on March 8 to then-No. 15 Illinois (11-6, 5-0) in Champaign, then returned hom...