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The Weekly: University President Morton Schapiro reveals role in admissions process

The Weekly: University President Morton Schapiro reveals role in admissions process

Cassidy Jackson and Heena Srivastava

May 3, 2019


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CASSIDY JACKSON: From The Daily Northwestern, I’m Cassidy Jackson. Welcome to The Weekly. In this podcast, we’ll fill you in on current news and give you a behind-the-scenes look at how The Daily reported on a recent revelation from University President Morton Schapiro. JACKSON: Here’s what you nee...

Female DJs on campus talk struggles and triumphs

Female DJs on campus talk struggles and triumphs

Daniella Tello-Garzon and Cassidy Jackson

May 2, 2019


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DANIELLA TELLO-GARZON: From The Daily Northwestern, I’m Daniella Tello-Garzon. Thanks for tuning in. On Saturday, April 27th, Medill junior and DJ Amanda Gordon got ready to perform at .WAV’s Girls that Mix Event. According to Gordon, DJing isn’t just about mixing tracks. You also have to do your resear...

Students with emotional support animals struggle with dorm life

Students with emotional support animals struggle with dorm life

Harrison Tremarello, Lucy Waterhouse, and Neya Thanikachalam

May 1, 2019


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Students with emotional support animals discuss difficulties with Residential Services, community

Poetry in a heartbeat: Slam Society members share what poetry means to them

Poetry in a heartbeat: Slam Society members share what poetry means to them

May 1, 2019


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Throughout National Poetry Month, The Daily sat down with Slam Society members to hear what poetry means to them. Their poems touch on everything from gender to race to childhood memories, bringing younger voices to a timeless medium. “I think now, especially after taking poetry classes and things, seeing more of the structure of poetry and some of the rules, I think more of the fun comes f...

Poetry in a heartbeat: Kourtni McNeil

Poetry in a heartbeat: Kourtni McNeil

Wilson Chapman, Reporter

May 1, 2019


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WILSON CHAPMAN: From The Daily Northwestern, I’m Wilson Chapman. Thanks for tuning in. The Daily is collaborating with a selection of poets from The Slam Society, a performance poetry group on campus. In this podcast, Weinberg sophomore Kourtni McNeil reads and discusses her poem “Starfish.” KOURTNI MCNEIL: ...