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Captured: Women’s March on Chicago 2018

Captured: Women’s March on Chicago 2018

January 23, 2018


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.  An estimated 300,000 people attended the second annual Women’s March on Chicago, including many Northwest...

The Weekly Podcast: Inside Look at Sherman Avenue

The Weekly Podcast: Inside Look at Sherman Avenue

The Daily Audio Desk

January 23, 2018


Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly

In this episode of The Weekly, The Daily Audio Desk interviews the president and editor in chief of Sherman Ave, Northwestern’s notorious satirical website. Plus, students discuss new developments in Chicago this winter. - Podcast by Marisa Hattler and Natalie Shilati...

Evanston residents advocate for political, social change at Women’s March

Evanston residents advocate for political, social change at Women’s March

Nikki Baim, Reporter

January 22, 2018


Filed under City, Local, Multimedia, National, State, Top Stories, Video

CHICAGO — Women met at Grant Park on Saturday to march “to the polls,” but for many Evanston residents, the journey began 13 miles north at the Davis CTA station. Linda Tate (Weinberg ’76) –– a Northwestern graduate who attended the Chicago Women’s March last year as well –– helped to organiz...

CRC fireside explores similarities between Watergate, Mueller investigations

CRC fireside explores similarities between Watergate, Mueller investigations

Christopher Vazquez, Reporter

January 19, 2018


Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

The impeachment came as no surprise to Medill Prof. Jon Marshall (MSJ ’91). It was 1974, and Marshall remembered that “impeachment was in the air.” So in August of that year, when the young Marshall was forced out of his position as fifth grade class president, he knew it was part of something l...

Human rights group welcomes Rwandan Genocide survivor as opening speaker for annual conference

Human rights group welcomes Rwandan Genocide survivor as opening speaker for annual conference

Amy Li, Reporter

January 12, 2018


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, Speakers, Top Campus Stories, Top Stories, Video

Paul Rusesabagina, a Rwandan humanitarian and survivor of the Rwandan Genocide, told a crowd of students Thursday evening to lead as humanitarians in the future. “Today, I am talking to you as humanitarian leaders,” Rusesabagina said. “And I am telling you that you each have a humanitarian...

Captured: Music City Bowl

Captured: Music City Bowl

January 8, 2018


Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, Football, 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.  In Nashville, No. 21 Northwestern narrowly escaped the Music...

The Football Podcast: A season review and bowl preview

The Football Podcast: A season review and bowl preview

Daily Sports Staff

December 9, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, The Football Podcast

In the final episode of 2017, Max Schuman and Cole Paxton sit down to discuss Northwestern's upcoming trip to the Music City Bowl in Nashville and preview the Wildcats' opponent in that game, Kentucky. They then zoom out to review NU's 9-3 year and talk about whether the Cats met expectations over the...

Video: International students spend Thanksgiving with local families

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

December 5, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Video

Thanksgiving is a time for family and friends. For some international students who are away from home, spending Thanksgiving this year meant joining domestic families for the holiday as part of the International Office's programming. Correction: A previous version of this video misstated how many hos...

Video: University archivists preserve Northwestern’s history, look for ways to store modern technology

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

December 4, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

The Northwestern Archives preserve the University's past through thousands of photographs and documents. The archivists in the basement of Deering Library are also looking for ways to preserve modern technology. — Video by Zoe Detweiler and Hangda Zhang

Video: Two Northwestern students create online platforms to sell their jewelry products

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

December 1, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

Two Northwestern students recently launched online platforms to sell their crafted jewelry. Copper Curlicues and Eelow both cater to individual clients' requests. — Video by Christopher Vazquez and Do Hun Yang

The Football Podcast: A perfect storm and perfect Senior Day at Ryan Field

The Football Podcast: A perfect storm and perfect Senior Day at Ryan Field

Daily Sports Staff

November 23, 2017


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Football Podcast

On this week's episode, Max Schuman, Tim Balk and Max Gelman discuss Northwestern's blowout win over Minnesota on a wet and windy Senior Day at Ryan Field. They also give their thoughts and predictions on the Wildcats' final regular season game, Saturday's rivalry matchup at Illinois. ...

Video: Evanston ‘Bubble Guy’ combines art, science in performances

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

November 22, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Video

"Ben the Bubble Guy" from Evanston makes performance art out of bubble-blowing, a talent he discovered after losing his job several years ago. His show combines art and science to entertain and inform both children and adults. — Video by Rachael Zisk and Hangda Zhang