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The Weekly Podcast: The Homecoming Episode

The Weekly Podcast: The Homecoming Episode

The Daily Northwestern Staff
October 30, 2016
Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly

The Weekly is The Daily’s weekly news podcast. Homecoming is a great time for many to revisit their alma mater, reliving their fondest memories. But what else brings alumni back to campus? The Weekly's Molly Glick and Syd Stone went to some of the Homecoming events this past weekend to find out...

Captured: Homecoming

Captured: Homecoming

October 24, 2016
Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, Multimedia

Welcome to The Daily's photo blog: Captured. This will be a space to share photos by The Daily's staff as well as photos from members of our community. Students can submit entries to be considered from their classes, vacation or just from around NU by emailing photo@dailynorthwestern.com. Northwestern celebrated Homecoming with several events this weekend. G...

The Spectrum Podcast: “The real lezpocalypse” — Why queer women need representation

The Spectrum Podcast: “The real lezpocalypse” — Why queer women need representation

The Daily Northwestern Staff
October 23, 2016
Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Spectrum Podcast

The Spectrum is a forum in The Daily's opinion section focusing on marginalized voices on campus. Spectrum Editors Arielle Chase and Rachel Hampton sit down with Zoe Johnson to discuss why women in the LGBTQ+ community need better representation in pop culture and in real life.

The Weekly Podcast: Tracking Evanston’s mayoral race and experiencing Wildcat Welcome as a Black student

The Weekly Podcast: Tracking Evanston’s mayoral race and experiencing Wildcat Welcome as a Black student

The Daily Northwestern Staff
October 21, 2016
Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly

The Weekly is The Daily’s weekly news podcast. In this edition of The Weekly, The Daily’s Davis Rich chats with City Editor Nora Shelly to discuss the election. No, not that one, but the one happening in our backyard, Evanston. The race for mayor is heating up, as there are now four candidates running....

Hillary or Trump? Final presidential matchup sparks debate on campus

Hillary or Trump? Final presidential matchup sparks debate on campus

Min Kim, Reporter
October 20, 2016
Filed under Multimedia, Video

Students gathered at the Norris University Center to watch the third and final presidential debate. We asked them who they thought won.

Office Hours: Partisan conflict

Office Hours: Partisan conflict

The Daily Northwestern Staff
October 16, 2016
Filed under Audio, Multimedia, Office Hours

Office Hours features interviews with Northwestern professors about current events. This week, we sat down with Weinberg Prof. Laurel Harbridge Yong, a political science professor who specializes in the lack of bipartisan agreement in American politics. Prof. Harbridge Yong discussed the history ...

The Weekly Podcast: Indigenous People’s Day rally and an explanation of the Women’s Center changes

The Weekly Podcast: Indigenous People’s Day rally and an explanation of the Women’s Center changes

The Daily Northwestern Staff
October 16, 2016
Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly

The Weekly is The Daily’s weekly news podcast. On Monday, Evanston celebrated Indigenous People's Day, formerly known as Columbus Day. Students and community members gathered on campus for the holiday, but also protested in solidarity with the people in Standing Rock, North Dakota, who are agai...

Success of One Book One Northwestern event leaves few puzzled

Success of One Book One Northwestern event leaves few puzzled

Min Kim, Reporter
October 15, 2016
Filed under Multimedia, Video

One Book One Northwestern and the Knight Lab joined forces to create a data-driven campus-wide puzzle hunt in honor of this year's book — The Signal and the Noise by Nate Silver.

The Weekly Podcast: Black faculty recommendations and student activist dissatisfaction

The Weekly Podcast: Black faculty recommendations and student activist dissatisfaction

The Daily Northwestern Staff
October 7, 2016
Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly

The Weekly is The Daily’s weekly news podcast. This week, we follow up with Mariana Alfaro on reactions to the Black Student Experience Task Force report. We hear what recommendations black faculty members have to alleviate some of the problems that the task force brought to light. Our team als...

Captured: Introducing ‘Wide Angle,’ our weekly photo collection

October 3, 2016
Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, Multimedia

Welcome to The Daily's photo blog: Captured. This will be a space to share photos by The Daily's staff as well as photos from members of our community. Students can submit entries to be considered from their classes, vacation or just from around NU by emailing photo@dailynorthwestern.com. In 'Wide Angle,' we'll publish the best work from our photog...

Office Hours: The Supreme Court and Oyez.org

Office Hours: The Supreme Court and Oyez.org

The Daily Northwestern Staff
October 2, 2016
Filed under Audio, Multimedia, Office Hours

Office Hours features interviews with Northwestern professors about current events. This week, we sat down with Jerry Goldman, the retired former Northwestern professor who founded Oyez.org, an online archive of U.S. Supreme Court audio. In light of the 2016 Supreme Court session opening Monday, ...

The Weekly Podcast: Safe spaces, in theory and in practice

The Weekly Podcast: Safe spaces, in theory and in practice

The Daily Northwestern Staff
October 1, 2016
Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly

The Weekly is The Daily's weekly news podcast. This week, you'll hear Northwestern University President Morton Schapiro's thoughts on safe spaces, responses from NU alumni and a current student discuss the importance of safe spaces. We also discuss a recent report on the black student experien...