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Photo essay: Best of Dance Marathon 2013

Photo essay: Best of Dance Marathon 2013

Lauren Caruba and Meghan Morris

March 10, 2013


Filed under Dance Marathon 2013, Top Stories

Photos by Joseph Diebold, Paulina Firozi, Kaitlyn Jakola, Rafi Letzter, Melody Song, Sheng Wu, Skylar Zhang 1. The men’s basketball team does the Harlem Shake with the dancers "It was a fun way for them to interact with us. It's something fun in today's culture." — Weinberg junior Alison Murra...

Dance Marathon 2013: Block 10 recap

Stephanie Haines, Development Editor

March 10, 2013


Filed under Dance Marathon 2013

The climax of Northwestern University Dance Marathon 2013 revealed $1,214,632 raised through fundraising, topping 2012's total by more than $100,000. Tears, screams and jumps for joy shook the tent during the revelation. $741,394.10 was allotted for the Danny Did Foundation, NUDM's primary beneficiary....

Glaser, Friedman, Theta, SAE/Tridelt, DG/ZBT take home fundraising awards

Glaser, Friedman, Theta, SAE/Tridelt, DG/ZBT take home fundraising awards

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

March 10, 2013


Filed under Dance Marathon 2013

Dance Marathon awarded individual and group fundraising trophies early in Block 10. Delta Gamma and Zeta Beta Tau set a large group record, taking 1st place with $134,842 raised. The team also won a new award, presented by the Interfraternity Council and the Panhellenic Association to the Greek team...

Clubs on Clubs: Old and young dancers alike reflect as DM comes to a close

Clubs on Clubs: Old and young dancers alike reflect as DM comes to a close

Sean Lavery and Paulina Firozi

March 9, 2013


Filed under Dance Marathon 2013

Even as the more than 1,000 dancers embarked on their 25th hour of dancing, they still found their ways to shine in the "Where's My Spotlight"-themed Block 9. The Daily caught up with dancers from each hour club to talk to them about their Dance Marathon experience — whether it was their first time...