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The Weekly Podcast: Israel Week and Sayed Kashua

The Weekly Podcast: Israel Week and Sayed Kashua

The Daily Audio Desk
May 5, 2017
Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly, Top Stories

The Weekly is The Daily’s weekly news podcast. This edition of The Weekly features Northwestern Hillel's annual Israel Week. The Daily's Molly Glick talked to Israel Week co-chair Stephanie Bernstein about the impact the week's events have on campus. This episode also covers a lecture by Sayed Ka...

Cats Chat Podcast: Episode 4

Cats Chat Podcast: Episode 4

The Daily Northwestern Staff
May 3, 2017
Filed under Audio, Cats Chat, Latest Stories, Men's Tennis, Multimedia, Sports

On the latest edition of The Daily's sports podcast, reporter Benjy Apelbaum joins Sports Editor Cole Paxton to discuss all things NU men's tennis. The pair discuss the underwhelming season to date, the significance of Sam Shropshire's injury and Strong Kirchheimer's impressive play. Finally, Apelbaum...

Captured: St. Baldricks

Captured: St. Baldricks

May 1, 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 photo@dailynorthwestern.com. Members of the Northwestern community gathered April 29 to raise funds and awareness for pediatric c...

The Weekly Podcast: The Northwestern local music scene, crazy concert stories

The Weekly Podcast: The Northwestern local music scene, crazy concert stories

The Daily Audio Desk
April 28, 2017
Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly

The Weekly is The Daily’s weekly news podcast. On this episode of The Weekly, The Daily attended a basement concert featuring local Northwestern musicians, and talked to Kodiak Grove and Slade Warnken about their recent album releases and their prospects as musicians. Sam Bernitz, Hannah Colli...

Captured: Take Back The Night March

Captured: Take Back The Night March

Claire Hansen, Reporter
April 28, 2017
Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, 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 photo@dailynorthwestern.com.  About 100 people marched down Sheridan Road on Thursday in ...

Cats Chat Podcast: Episode 3

Cats Chat Podcast: Episode 3

The Daily Northwestern Staff
April 27, 2017
Filed under Audio, Cats Chat, Multimedia, Sports, Top Sports Stories

On the latest episode of Cats Chat, beat writer Evan Augeri joins Sports Editor Cole Paxton to discuss the state of Northwestern softball. The pair talk about the rise of senior outfielder Anna Petersen, the status of NU's pitching staff and the uphill battle the Cats face towards making the NCAA Tournament....

Legally-blind Fouad Hassan finds joy as stage manager

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk
April 26, 2017
Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

Despite a condition that leaves him with only partial visibility in one eye, Communication junior and exchange student from Northwestern University in Qatar Fouad Hassan filled the role of stage manager in Lovers and Madmen's production of "Oedipus El Rey" last week. The Daily's video desk explored Hassan's...

Captured: March for Science

Captured: March for Science

April 23, 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 photo@dailynorthwestern.com.  Thousands of students, educators and scientists gathered in downtown Chicago on Saturday to par...

Captured: A&O Ball 2017: Amine and Jeremih

Captured: A&O Ball 2017: Amine and Jeremih

April 23, 2017
Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, 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 photo@dailynorthwestern.com.  Hip-hop artist Jeremih and rapper Aminé performed at Chicago’s Riviera Theatre on Friday for...

The Weekly: Environmental Injustice and the Green Holidays

The Weekly: Environmental Injustice and the Green Holidays

April 21, 2017
Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly

The Weekly is The Daily’s weekly news podcast. This edition of The Weekly follows the Environmental Injustice in Chicago talk on Wednesday, featuring environmental activists from Chicago, who discussed the disproportionate effects of climate change felt by low-income communities. On Week on ...

Northwestern’s new meme page

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk
April 20, 2017
Filed under Multimedia, Video

Meme pages on Facebook are riding a recent wave of popularity at colleges around the country, and Northwestern is no different. Why start a meme page, and why has one caught on so quickly with NU's students? The Daily's video desk looks for answers. Video by Hangda Zhang.

Cats Chat Podcast: Episode 2

Cats Chat Podcast: Episode 2

The Daily Northwestern Staff
April 18, 2017
Filed under Audio, Baseball, Cats Chat, Multimedia, Sports

Beat writer Joseph Wilkinson joins Sports Editor Cole Paxton to discuss the current state of Northwestern baseball. The pair talk about the rough start to the Spencer Allen era, signs of progress this year and the impressive play of senior pitcher Cooper Wetherbee. Finally, Wilkinson shares his predictions...