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Community members attend ‘We Love Evanston’ Valentine’s celebration

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

February 13, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

The We Love Evanston party, a Valentine's event celebrating the town, took place on Saturday morning. — Video by Christopher Vazquez, Emma Galasso

Captured: Jabulani

Captured: Jabulani

February 11, 2018


Filed under Captured: Photo Blog, 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. The African Students Association hosted its annual culture show, Jabulani, on Sunday in Norris ...

Video: Group Spotlight – Student Dancers Choreograph for Refresh

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

February 9, 2018


Filed under Group Spotlight, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

Each quarter, students fill theaters on campus to watch the dance group Refresh perform. The Daily Video Desk speaks to dancers and choreographers to hear about their process and experience in the group. — Video by Rachael Zisk

Video: Rohingya refugee finds home in Chicago

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

February 8, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

A Rohingya refugee, Hasan Korimullah came to Chicago three years ago. After losing his family and fleeing from his home country, Hasan found a new home with his adopted family in a house of 17 in West Ridge. — Video by Poppy Shen and Hangda Zhang

The Weekly Podcast: NorthSTRESStern

The Weekly Podcast: NorthSTRESStern

The Daily Audio Desk

February 6, 2018


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly, Top Stories

This episode of The Weekly focuses on midterm season and how students at Northwestern deal with stress. Hear from students and library employees on how to ease midterm pressures. ...

Captured: SASA Show 2018

Captured: SASA Show 2018

February 4, 2018


Filed under Campus, Captured: Photo Blog, 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. Seven student dance and a cappella groups performed Saturday during the annual South Asian Stud...

Video: Coming to Cook County – Origins of Immigration

Video: Coming to Cook County – Origins of Immigration

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

February 1, 2018


Filed under Coming to Cook County, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

In the first episode of The Daily Northwestern’s new video series Coming to Cook County we explore the first major wave of immigration to the area in the early 19th century and its lasting impact. — Video by Christopher Vazquez and Hangda Zhang...

The Weekly Podcast: You Rock

The Weekly Podcast: You Rock

The Daily Audio Desk

January 31, 2018


Filed under Audio, Multimedia, The Weekly, Top Stories

This episode of The Weekly takes an inside look into Northwestern’s campus staple: The Rock. Find out little-known facts about The Rock, as well as what students have to say about this school tradition. – Podcast by Marisa Hattler and Natalie Shilati...

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 22, 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 21, 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...