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The Weekly Podcast: Marginalized Voices in Comedy and Family Weekend

The Weekly Podcast: Marginalized Voices in Comedy and Family Weekend

The Daily Audio Desk

November 10, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly, Top Stories

This episode of The Weekly explores Northwestern's comedy scene and its representation of marginalized voices. The Daily Audio Desk talks with Grace Dowling, the new host of the Blackout, and Nabeel Muscatwalla, a member of a myriad of comedy groups. Plus, students discuss Family Weekend and how they...

The Football Podcast: Another Northwestern game, another overtime win

The Football Podcast: Another Northwestern game, another overtime win

Daily Sports Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Football Podcast

On this week's episode, Max Schuman, Tim Balk and Max Gelman discuss the views from the peak on which Northwestern currently finds itself, after another overtime victory in Nebraska propelled the Wildcats to bowl-eligibility and a top-25 ranking nationally. They also break down the Saturday night showdown...

Explainer: Why Sheridan Road bike lanes took so long to finish

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

November 3, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Video

The construction of bike lanes is complete on Sheridan Road. Find out how the State of Illinois budget impasse affected the construction in The Daily's explainer. Video by Juliette Johnson

The Weekly Podcast: A Rally for faculty, protests on campus and “falling into fall”

The Weekly Podcast: A Rally for faculty, protests on campus and “falling into fall”

The Daily Audio Desk

November 3, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly, Top Stories

In this episode of The Weekly, Audio Editor Sam Bernitz attends the student group rally “Students for NU NTE Faculty Justice" and talks to attendees about higher wages and bargaining rights for non-tenure eligible faculty. Bernitz also speaks with Prof. Abram J. Lewis about the new protest policy on camp...

The Football Podcast: Triple overtime, triple the fun at Ryan Field

The Football Podcast: Triple overtime, triple the fun at Ryan Field

Daily Sports Staff

November 1, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Football Podcast

After a few days to process the game, Max Schuman and Cole Paxton sit down to talk through their takeaways from a memorable triple-overtime Northwestern win over Michigan State. They also look ahead to the Wildcats' trip to Lincoln this weekend for a matchup against Nebraska. ...

Video: Project Pumpkin brings Iron Man to life for children at Norris University Center

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

November 1, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Video

Joshua Kim realized a childhood dream when he put on his handmade Iron Man suit during Project Pumpkin on Oct. 26. He was surprised, though, by the joy his suit brought to the children at Norris University Center, he said. — Video by Do Hun Yang

Video: Rogers Park shop offers unique experience for customers

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

October 30, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Video

Lost Eras, a shop in Rogers Park, offers a unique experience for customers. Decades old, the family-owned business provides shoppers with costumes, bizarre items and even a few haunted tales. Video by Nat Scholl and Hangda Zhang

Captured: Community walks to raise awareness, funds for local animal shelter

Captured: Community walks to raise awareness, funds for local animal shelter

Adrian Wan, Reporter

October 30, 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] More than 60 participants trekked two miles in the third annual Trick or...

Football: Northwestern stuns No. 16 Michigan State 39-31 in triple OT

Football: Northwestern stuns No. 16 Michigan State 39-31 in triple OT

Tim Balk, Gameday Editor

October 28, 2017


Filed under Football, Football, Gameday, Sports, Top Sports Stories, Top Stories

Football The ball hung in the air Saturday in the final moment of Northwestern’s battle with No. 16 Michigan State, as the outcome dangled in the balance. Spartans quarterback Brian Lewerke had just been stripped before recovering and heaving a high-arcing pass toward the end zone. “Everyone w...

The Weekly Podcast: Purple Ribbon Week and Multicultural Greek Life

The Weekly Podcast: Purple Ribbon Week and Multicultural Greek Life

Daily Audio Desk

October 26, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly, Top Stories

In this episode of The Weekly, audio editor Molly Glick explores Purple Ribbon Week and the role of multicultural Greek organizations on campus, featuring junior Rachana Kolli. Plus, hear about the scariest time of the year: Halloween and class drop deadlines. ...

The Football Podcast: Overtime with Iowa and sizing up the Spartans

The Football Podcast: Overtime with Iowa and sizing up the Spartans

Daily Sports Staff

October 26, 2017


Filed under Audio, Football, Multimedia, Sports, The Football Podcast

On this week's episode, Max Schuman sits down with Tim Balk and Max Gelman as they walk through their takeaways from Northwestern's 17-10 overtime victory over Big Ten West foe Iowa. They also give their keys to the Wildcats' chances of upsetting No. 16 Michigan State and make their picks for Saturday's...

Northwestern alumni perform, raise funds for local housing nonprofit

Northwestern alumni perform, raise funds for local housing nonprofit

Gabby Birenbaum, Reporter

October 22, 2017


Filed under Alumni, Campus, Events, Multimedia, Top Campus Stories, Top Stories, Video

When Arlington Heights resident Courtney Stocking graduated college, she said she and her father began apartment hunting, looking at more than 1,000 places. Stocking, who uses a wheelchair, said buildings that claimed to be wheelchair-accessible often lacked elevators or ample bathroom space. After...