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Buzzfeed’s ‘Worth It’ star Steven Lim gives talk on experience as Asian American in media

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

May 9, 2018


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The Taiwanese American Students Club and Pi Alpha Phi fraternity invited Steven Lim, creator and star of Buzzfeed’s “Worth It,” to talk May 6 on campus about his hit food series and his experience as an Asian American in media. — Jessica Liu and Christopher Vazquez

Captured: A&O Ball 2018: Ty Dolla $ign, A-Trak & Lil B

Captured: A&O Ball 2018: Ty Dolla $ign, A-Trak & Lil B

May 6, 2018


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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. Ty Dolla $ign, A-Trak and Lil B performed at A&O Ball on Friday, which was co-hosted by A&...

Midnight Pig Taproom celebrates grand opening

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May 4, 2018


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The Midnight Pig Taproom, a new self-serve taproom in Evanston, celebrated its grand opening on Thursday, May 3. The taproom’s parent company also owned Nevin’s Pub, which closed in November. — Emma Galasso and Do Hun Yang

Waa-Mu co-head writer talks process of preparing the show

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

May 3, 2018


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  Alex Rothfield has served as co-head writer of the Waa-Mu Show for two consecutive years, and credits the production for giving him confidence and community. — Christopher Vazquez and Jessica Liu

Bookends & Beginnings celebrates Independent Bookstore Day

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

April 29, 2018


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On Saturday, Bookends & Beginnings celebrated Independent Bookstore Day. Owner Nina Barrett said she hopes to provide customers with an experience unique from chain bookstores. — Christopher Vazquez

Northwestern students march to raise awareness of sexual assault at Take Back the Night

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April 28, 2018


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Northwestern students gathered Thursday at The Rock to march in support of survivors of sexual assault. — Do Hun Yang and Christopher Vazquez

Evanston holds cleanup events across city in celebration of Earth Day

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April 22, 2018


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The city hosted “Clean Up, Evanston!” at various sites on Saturday to celebrate Earth Day. Volunteers cleaned litter, planted trees and interacted with community organizations also in attendance. - Samantha Handler, Christopher Vazquez

Journalist, activist talk midterm elections in Annenberg Hall

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April 20, 2018


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New York Times national political correspondent Jonathan Martin and Run For Something co-founder Amanda Litman discussed midterm elections at Annenberg Hall on Thursday. The event was hosted by the Contemporary Thought Speaker Series and the Department of Political Science. — Emma Galasso an...

Captured: Dance on Equality

Captured: Dance on Equality

April 19, 2018


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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.   This weekend, Northwestern Arts Circle hosted a day of artists' responses to their conception o...

Northwestern Arts Circle hosts Arts on Equality

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

April 19, 2018


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The Northwestern Arts Circle hosted “Arts on Equality” on Saturday, April 14. Among the artists who participated were Conductor Donald Mally and Kaplan artist-in-residence Rohina Malik. - Do Hun Yang

The Weekly: Annual Lipstick Theatre Burlesque Show, ASG funding overhaul

The Weekly: Annual Lipstick Theatre Burlesque Show, ASG funding overhaul

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April 17, 2018


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This week, we sat down with Kayla Carter to talk about her experience pushing herself out of her comfort zone to perform in Burlesque. For Week on the Street, we asked students for their thoughts on the annual sex-positive show. We wrap up with some details on ASG’s overhaul of student group funding. — Podcast by Natalie Shilati...

Political Union debates the Second Amendment

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April 10, 2018


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Northwestern Political Union hosted its first Spring Quarter debate on whether the Second Amendment should be repealed. The debate was held Monday evening at the Buffett Institute for Global Studies. — Do Hun Yang and Vy Duong...