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Political science professor discusses Syrian refugee stories at book talk

Political science professor discusses Syrian refugee stories at book talk

Anamaria Sayre, Reporter

October 3, 2017


Filed under Campus, Faculty, Top Campus Stories, Video

Political science Prof. Wendy Pearlman discussed her book, “We Crossed a Bridge and It Trembled: Voices from Syria,” and her experiences interviewing refugees during an event at Evanston Public Library on Monday. For her book — which was featured on the cover of The New York Times Book Review...

Local museum opens with antique clocks, floor-to-ceiling stained glass

Local museum opens with antique clocks, floor-to-ceiling stained glass

Kristina Karisch and Dori Sotirovska

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts and Technology (City), Business, City, Multimedia, Top City Stories, Top Stories, Video

Walking into the Halim Time and Glass Museum is like taking a step back in time through a maze of winding corridors lined with antiques. The new museum, which sits at 1560 Oak Ave. and opened Sept. 26, is filled with clocks and stained glass windows from all over the world. The pieces come from th...

Fire departments host first responder training for local residents, city officials

Fire departments host first responder training for local residents, city officials

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

October 2, 2017


Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, City, Local, Multimedia, Top Stories

Welcome to The Daily's photo blog: Captured. This will be a space to share photos by The Daily's staff as well as photos from members of our community. Students can submit entries to be considered from their classes, vacation or just from around NU by emailing [email protected] On Saturday, Evanston and Skokie fire departments hosted FIR...

Captured: Northwestern takes field at Wisconsin with arms locked

Captured: Northwestern takes field at Wisconsin with arms locked

Daily Photo Staff

September 30, 2017


Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern players, coaches and staff entered the field for their game at No. 10 Wisconsin on Saturday with their arms locked. The gesture follows widespread pregame demonstrations in the NFL last week. In a Chicago Tribune report, coach Pat Fitzgerald said taking the field in that manner was a "d...

The Weekly Podcast: What moves Northwestern students?

The Weekly Podcast: What moves Northwestern students?

The Daily Audio Desk

September 29, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly, Top Stories

In this episode of The Weekly, we talked to students about what moves them — around campus. This week features everyone from skateboarders to moped-users, discussing why they chose their preferred mode of transport. Molly Glick talked to Julie Cahillane of SustainNU about how Northwestern's campus...

American premiere of vocal piece to combine 1,000 Chicagoland voices

American premiere of vocal piece to combine 1,000 Chicagoland voices

Jennifer Hepp, Reporter

September 28, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Music, Students, Video

Grammy Award-winning flutist Tim Munro was long compelled to find ways to break down the performer-audience divide in music productions. To achieve this goal, Munro invited groups from all around Chicago for the American premiere of a multiple-ensemble piece. David Lang’s “crowd out” — a composition...

The Football Podcast: On Wisconsin and Big Ten predictions

The Football Podcast: On Wisconsin and Big Ten predictions

Daily Sports Staff

September 27, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Football Podcast

On this week's episode, Max Schuman is joined by Cole Paxton and Max Gelman to break down Northwestern's chances of pulling a road upset over No. 10 Wisconsin on Saturday. They also prognosticate the Wildcats' record through the rest of the season and the winners of the Big Ten's two divisions as conference...

The Football Podcast: Bowling Green and Bye-Week Banter

The Football Podcast: Bowling Green and Bye-Week Banter

Daily Sports Staff

September 20, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Football Podcast

On this episode, Tim Balk, Max Gelman and Max Schuman discuss what Northwestern fans can take away from the Wildcats' 49-7 victory over Bowling Green on Saturday night. They also try to decide which of NU's next two opponents after the upcoming bye week, top-ten foes Wisconsin and Penn State, is most...

The Football Podcast: Northwestern outlasts Nevada, looks toward Duke

The Football Podcast: Northwestern outlasts Nevada, looks toward Duke

Daily Sports Staff

September 20, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Football Podcast

On the first podcast of the 2017 football season, Tim Balk, Max Schuman and Cole Paxton recap their observations from the Wildcats' opening-week win over Nevada. They discuss issues on Northwestern's offensive line, the team's play-calling, and the performance of the Cats' secondary. Finally, the trio...

Captured: Evanston Art and Big Fork Festival

Captured: Evanston Art and Big Fork Festival

Colin Boyle, Reporter

August 18, 2017


Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, Latest Stories, Multimedia

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 [email protected] Set on an earlier weekend than in years past, Amdur Productio...

Captured: Brummel Park Food Truck Festival

Captured: Brummel Park Food Truck Festival

July 18, 2017


Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, Multimedia, Top Stories

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 [email protected] Eight food trucks lined the edge of Brummel Park and thousands ...