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From the Archives: War and Peace

From the Archives: War and Peace

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

January 9, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

In 1968, Eva Paterson (Weinberg ’71) became active in the anti-Vietnam War movement as a Northwestern student. Decades later, she looks back on historic anti-war demonstrations she took part in, her nationally-televised debate against the vice president of the United States and her experience as a...

Captured: Holiday Bowl Game 2018

Captured: Holiday Bowl Game 2018

January 7, 2019


Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, Football, Instagram Posts, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Sports

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.  Head coach Pat Fitzgerald isn't going anywhere, and he capped ...

Pope: Why I love inspiring stories, despicable hall-mates and college sports

Ben Pope, Gameday Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

It’s a tradition here at The Daily’s sports desk that graduating seniors, in their final story for this publication, write a senior column. Lately, they’ve been pretty depressing. Bobby Pilotte discussed his complicated coming to terms with the “dark side of college athletics.” Max Schuman addressed his concern...

An opinion editors’ guide to surviving the holidays with relatives

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

November 28, 2018


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WATCH: Opinion editors Alex and Marissa give some serious (and not-so-serious) tips for how to survive going home for the holidays -- Marissa Martinez, Alex Schwartz, Christopher Vazquez

Football: Fitzgerald named Big Ten Coach of the Year

Football: Fitzgerald named Big Ten Coach of the Year

Cole Paxton, Gameday Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Pat Fitzgerald was named Big Ten Coach of the Year by both coaches and the media, the conference announced Tuesday. The distinction is the first for Fitzgerald in his 13 years at the helm of the Wildcats. He broke that streak this season by leading Northwestern to its first-ever Big Ten West title...

Captured: A&O Blowout 2018: Smino and Carly Rae Jepsen

Captured: A&O Blowout 2018: Smino and Carly Rae Jepsen

November 20, 2018


Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, Latest Stories, 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 photo@dailynorthwestern.com. Carly Rae Jepsen produced a performance living up to her most recent album’s name ­— “E...

The Weekly: Several female students harassed on and near campus

Alexis White and Christopher Vazquez

November 20, 2018


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly

After several incidents of harassment and attempted attacks against females on campus, the University and students are taking action. However, many still feel unsafe going out at night....

Over 3,400 students sign up to go to Big Ten Championship game

Over 3,400 students sign up to go to Big Ten Championship game

Peter Warren, Sports Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Campus, Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Over 3,400 students have signed up for the Big Ten Championship Game fan buses and free tickets provided by the Northwestern Athletic Department, according to a press release. Those 3,400 students comprise nearly 45% of the University’s undergraduate enrollment. “This is a tremendous opportunity...

Captured: Refusionshaka 2018

Captured: Refusionshaka 2018

November 12, 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 past weekend, dance groups Refresh, Fusion, and Boomshaka performed at their eighth annual Re...

The Weekly: Looking back on Northwestern’s historic rivalry with Notre Dame

Daily Northwestern Audio Desk

November 12, 2018


Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly

Northwestern’s face-off with Notre Dame was another part of a decades-long rivalry. -- Marissa Martinez and Chris Vasquez

A video portrait of election day in Evanston

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

November 8, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

On Tuesday, November 6, Northwestern students and Evanston residents voted in the midterm elections at Patten Gymnasium and Parkes Hall. -- Christopher Vazquez, Jessica Liu, Do Hun Yang, Brian Meng, Harrison Tremarello, Isabel Gitten

The midterm elections in Evanston, explained

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

November 5, 2018


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With the midterm elections looming, three ballot items have gained attention in Evanston: the Illinois governor’s race, the 9th congressional district race and an advisory referendum on the Harley Clarke mansion in Evanston. -- Evan Robinson-Johnson