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Augustine: Universal Pass/No Pass grading should be implemented on every campus

Augustine: Universal Pass/No Pass grading should be implemented on every campus

Kathryn Augustine, Opinion Editor

April 6, 2020

COVID-19 has instigated violent brawls over toilet paper, failed to impede the plans of spring breakers and been wholly ignored by friend groups continuing to congregate. While the pandemic has demonstrated the selflessness of essential workers, it has also shed light on the issue of self-concern. This...

Letter from the editor: The Daily and the pandemic

Letter from the editor: The Daily and the pandemic

Marissa Martinez, Editor in Chief

April 6, 2020

I logged onto my Zoom class for the first time today. My professor was calm and pretty much everything ran smoothly, but there was an underlying sense of worry that has loomed over us all for the past few weeks — how is this all going to work?  We are living in very uncertain times. The Northwestern communit...

Delaney’s Sunday Cartoon: Cartoon in Quarantine

Delaney’s Sunday Cartoon: Cartoon in Quarantine

April 5, 2020

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Letter to the Editor: Professors give Provost Holloway’s Winter Quarter grading policy an “F”

March 19, 2020

We write to point out defects of substance and process in the "Update to Winter Final Policy" announcement by Provost Jonathan Holloway and Interim Provost Kathleen Hagerty distributed at 10:14 p.m. Sunday, March 15. Provost Jonathan Holloway instructed faculty to make optional the completion of all...

Shirola: Schumer’s attack on Supreme Court is dangerous to democracy

Shirola: Schumer’s attack on Supreme Court is dangerous to democracy

Wesley Shirola, Assistant Opinion Editor

March 6, 2020

Pro-choice advocates were rallying outside the Supreme Court on Wednesday as the justices were hearing oral arguments over a 2014 Louisiana abortion law that requires doctors performing abortions to hold admitting privileges at a hospital no more than 30 miles away from the abortion clinic. The case...