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Warren: With Senior Day Saturday, what is the legacy of Northwestern’s seniors?

Warren: With Senior Day Saturday, what is the legacy of Northwestern’s seniors?

Peter Warren, Web Editor

March 8, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

Men's Basketball Six Northwestern players will be honored during the Wildcats’ (13-17, 4-15 Big Ten) Senior Day festivities Saturday. They’ll form arguably the most unique senior class of players in the country, as all six are completely different basketball players from one another. Those...

Housing and Homeless Commission looks for greater role in city decision-making, struggles to define role

Housing and Homeless Commission looks for greater role in city decision-making, struggles to define role

Andres Correa, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

The Evanston Housing and Homeless Commission discussed a new draft for the city’s Affordable Housing Fund at a meeting on Thursday, seeking greater say in the city’s authority to allocate the fund’s spending. The draft begins to outline the role of the commission and the priorities of the fund....

Evanston Organizes: Officer and Gentlemen Academy rallies community around youth

Evanston Organizes: Officer and Gentlemen Academy rallies community around youth

Syd Stone, Managing Editor

March 8, 2019


Filed under City, Education, Evanston Organizes, Latest Stories

Growing up in a single-parent household in Chicago’s south suburbs, Evanston Police Department Officer Adam Howard lacked a positive male figure. To him, being a role model for Evanston’s youth is deeply personal. “I've learned so much about myself in working with the young men,” Howard said....

Northwestern students prepare for 2019 Dance Marathon

Northwestern students prepare for 2019 Dance Marathon

Cadence Quaranta, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups, Top Campus Stories, Top Stories

Tech week for Northwestern University Dance Marathon has come to a close. Lights have been put up. Food has been prepared. Final fundraising deadlines have been met. And at 7 p.m. Friday, more than 1,000 dancers will begin their 30-hour marathon. Veterans and new dancers alike will join NUDM’s 10...

Not dancing? Students take advantage of a quiet campus, plan NUDM-free weekends

Not dancing? Students take advantage of a quiet campus, plan NUDM-free weekends

Cameron Cook and Catherine Kim

March 8, 2019


Filed under Campus, Greek, Latest Stories, Top Campus Stories

While hundreds of students spend 30 sleepless hours in a tent for the 45th annual Northwestern University Dance Marathon, others are opting out and taking advantage of the relatively quiet weekend. NUDM, often referred to as one of the largest student-run philanthropy in the country, has been attracting...