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Students reflect on experience of, motivation behind running in the Chicago Marathon

Students reflect on experience of, motivation behind running in the Chicago Marathon

Sammi Boas, Reporter

October 13, 2019

On Sunday, more than 45,000 runners gathered in Grant Park to participate in the Chicago Marathon. In its 42nd year, the marathon welcomed runners from more than 100 countries, all 50 states and Northwestern’s campus. McCormick junior Justin Navidzadeh said he signed up for the marathon to challenge...

Farmers Market vendors express passion for their work

Farmers Market vendors express passion for their work

Molly Lubbers, Reporter

October 13, 2019

Last Saturday, people milling about at the Downtown Evanston Farmers’ Market peered at tables filled with bursts of color — pumpkin orange, chocolate brown, tomato red. Many paused to look closer, burying their hands deeper in their pockets first from the chill, then shelling out cash for cookies,...

Field Hockey: No. 8 Northwestern snaps its three-game losing streak with win over Rutgers

Field Hockey: No. 8 Northwestern snaps its three-game losing streak with win over Rutgers

Gabriela Carroll, Reporter

October 13, 2019

After Friday’s overtime loss to Penn State, it seemed No. 8 Northwestern’s season was on the verge of taking a turn for the worst. Sunday, the Wildcats reversed the narrative in a 4-1 win over No. 19 Rutgers. In NU’s (11-5, 4-2 Big Ten) last two games prior to Sunday, the opposing team scored...

Women’s Soccer: Northwestern’s weekend spoiled by an overtime heartbreaker from Michigan

Women’s Soccer: Northwestern’s weekend spoiled by an overtime heartbreaker from Michigan

Grayson Welo, Reporter

October 13, 2019

Within the first six minutes of Sunday’s game, Northwestern had taken two shots against Michigan, and the crowd’s high energy reflected the Wildcats new, aggressive offense. It didn’t last long, and by overtime, NU could have used some of its first-half energy. After a comeback 2-1 win against...

Philz Coffee brews coffee and fosters community at its new Davis Street location

Philz Coffee brews coffee and fosters community at its new Davis Street location

Zoe Malin, Reporter

October 13, 2019

The baristas at Philz Coffee poured their first beverages this weekend as the shop opened its new location at 1030 Davis St. A crowd of residents and Northwestern students welcomed the San Francisco-based coffee shop on Oct. 12. Rob Ertmann, Philz’s chief operating officer, said the company brings...