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Captured: ‘Guys and Dolls’

Captured: ‘Guys and Dolls’

Evan Robinson-Johnson, Photo Editor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Captured: Photo Blog, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Theater

Welcome to The Daily’s photo blog: Captured. This will be a space for The Daily’s photographers to share their best work, including photos from weekend performances and events around the community. You can contact the photographers by emailing photo@dailynorthwestern.com. Director Nick Bowling ...

Tackling the Draft – Episode One: Roller Coaster

Daily Sports Staff

February 18, 2019


Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Sports, Tackling the Draft, Top Stories, Video

In the first episode of The Daily’s new documentary series “Tackling the Draft,” Jordan Thompson discusses his recovery efforts after his injury when playing against Ohio State.

The Weekly: “In God We Trust?” series looks at religiosity on campus

The Weekly: “In God We Trust?” series looks at religiosity on campus

Cassidy Jackson, Audio Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly, Top Stories

Religion is a complex topic, and Gabby Birenbaum, The Daily’s social media editor, is writing about just that. In a series titled “In God We Trust?”, Birenbaum is exploring the complexities around religion on campus. Audio editor Cassidy Jackson spoke with Birenbaum to learn about her motivation behind ...

Students find ways to celebrate the Lunar New Year in Evanston

Kristine Liao and Maria Valencia

February 12, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

Two student groups organized Lunar New Year festivities to bring traditions from back home to Evanston. — Kristine Liao and Maria Valencia...

One-on-One with sophomore wrestler Sebastian Rivera

Peter Warren and Christopher Vazquez

February 12, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Sports, Top Stories, Video, Wrestling

 Welcome to One-on-One, The Daily Northwestern’s new sports interview where The Daily sits down with a Northwestern athlete for a conversation about athletics, their interests and more. Sebastian Rivera is an All-American wrestler who has yet to lose a match at 125 pounds this season and star...

The Weekly: SNL cast member Pete Davidson visits campus. Do comedians owe it to their audiences to be politically correct?

The Weekly: SNL cast member Pete Davidson visits campus. Do comedians owe it to their audiences to be politically correct?

Cassidy Jackson, Audio Editor

February 9, 2019


Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly, Top Stories

On Feb. 2, A&O Productions brought SNL cast member Pete Davidson to Northwestern. Audio editor Cassidy Jackson sat down with students to discuss their reaction to the comedy act, as well as development and recruitment editor Amy Li's coverage of the performance....

The Daily Bounce: Penn State Recap, “Basketball Name Mashup,” Vic Law is an old Vince Carter?

The Daily Bounce: Penn State Recap, “Basketball Name Mashup,” Vic Law is an old Vince Carter?

Ryan Wangman, Audio Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Daily Bounce

The Daily Bounce keeps on rolling along as we bring you another week in Northwestern basketball. On the first segment of today's show, we recap the Wildcats’ deflating loss to Big Ten bottom-dweller Penn State, where #hottakes about the squad fly in from left and right. After the break, we play a NEW g...

Behind the Byline: Clare Proctor on Illinois possibly raising the age to buy tobacco. Is any Juul safe?

Behind the Byline: Clare Proctor on Illinois possibly raising the age to buy tobacco. Is any Juul safe?

Ryan Wangman, Audio Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Audio, Behind the Byline, City, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories

We talk to city reporter Clare Proctor, who's been looking into revived efforts by Illinois lawmakers to increase the age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21.

The Weekly: The 7th School Cancellation in NU History

The Weekly: The 7th School Cancellation in NU History

Cassidy Jackson, Audio Editor

February 2, 2019


Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly

This past week, school was cancelled and the campus was shut down from Tuesday night to Thursday at noon. Audio editor Cassidy Jackson sat down with campus editor Liz Byrne to discuss her coverage around the cancellation. ...

The Daily Bounce: NU Falls to Maryland

The Daily Bounce: NU Falls to Maryland

Ryan Wangman, Audio Editor

January 31, 2019


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Daily Bounce, Top Stories

The Daily Bounce comes to you with another week in Northwestern basketball.

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 signals opposition to federal recommendation to arm teachers

James Pollard, Reporter

January 31, 2019


Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

Despite a federal commission’s recommendation to arm teachers, Evanston/Skokie School District 65 reinforced its opposition to the presence of guns in schools as a means of protecting students. The Federal Commission on School Safety, created by the Trump administration after the mass shooting at...

Behind the Byline: The Daily’s black editors discuss being ‘one of the few’ in the newsroom

Behind the Byline: The Daily’s black editors discuss being ‘one of the few’ in the newsroom

Cassidy Jackson, Audio Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Audio, Behind the Byline, Latest Stories, Multimedia

To talk about the POC experience within The Daily and newsrooms across the country, audio editor Cassidy Jackson sat down with Marissa Martinez, a sophomore and opinion editor for The Daily. Martinez and Jackson stand to be the only black-identifying editors for The Daily this quarter, and so they decid...