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Uncommon Conversations: Student-athletes, non-athletes talk about different lifestyle

Uncommon Conversations: Student-athletes, non-athletes talk about different lifestyle

The Daily Audio Desk

May 13, 2018


Filed under Audio, Instagram Posts, Latest Stories, The Weekly, Top Stories

This week on Uncommon Conversations, three Northwestern student-athletes and three non-students athletes sat down to discuss what it is like to be varsity athletes. - Natalie Shilati

New podcast “Uncommon Conversations” is rolling out

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

May 11, 2018


Filed under Top Stories, Video

The Daily’s audio desk is creating a new podcast series, “Uncommon Conversations”, where they will invite people from different sides of a conversation to debate and discuss. The podcast aims to fill in the gap of knowledge people have with others who are not alike. The first episode will bring...

Al’s Deli offers a bite of Paris in Evanston

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

May 9, 2018


Filed under Instagram Posts, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

Located on Noyes Street, Al’s Deli is a French-style delicatessen known for its sandwiches. Founded by Al Pottinger in 1949, the deli is now run by his two sons and offers a variety of European goods to its customers. — Kristine Liao

Northwestern alum Jun Sung Ahn shares YouTube journey, entrepreneurship tips

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

May 9, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

Northwestern alum Jun Sung Ahn, known by his stage name “JuNCurryAhn,” shared his story of how he became a multi-talented YouTube star on May 4. The event was hosted by the Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. — Holly He and Christopher Vazquez

The .WAV Company provides platform for campus musicians, music lovers

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

May 8, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

After forming in Winter Quarter, campus music group The .WAV Company has worked to expand its presence through events like weekly concerts and Lakefill Jams. – Andrea Michelson, Christopher Vazquez and Brian Meng See more from May's edition of The Monthly here.

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

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

May 8, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

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


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. 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

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

May 4, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

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


Filed under Instagram Posts, Latest Stories, Top Stories, Video

  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


Filed under Instagram Posts, Multimedia, Video

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

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

April 28, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Video

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

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

April 22, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

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