The Daily Northwestern

5 Words For Kristen Wiig

Allison Lasher

April 9, 2012

Filed under Editorial

After seven seasons, rumors are swirling that "Saturday Night Live" favorite Kristen Wiig might be leaving the show and taking her seemingly endless range of characters with her. Whether it's time for tearful goodbyes or just a cru...

The Week That Was/This week, NU students were NOT

Kathy Hong

April 9, 2012

Filed under Editorial

This Weekend on Campus Preparing to cheer on the Chicago Cubs The Chicago Cubs opened their season against the Washington Nationals last Thursday. Although they lost the first two games of the series against the Nationals, the...

Editorial: Community should continue to shape NU Strategic Plan

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

November 2, 2011

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Northwestern administrators unveiled the University's strategic plan Tuesday to a crowd of more than 200 people. The unveiling marked the conclusion of a nearly two-year long process that included members from all corners of the co...

*Editor explains decision to change columnist staff

Katherine Driessen

October 16, 2011

Filed under Columns, Editorial, Opinion

After serious consideration The Daily has asked Steven Monacelli and Ani Ajith to step down from their positions as Daily columnists. Today marks the last time their columns will run Fall Quarter. The decision was made in an effort to preserve t...

Letter from the Editor: Look down and read the print in the box

Jeannette Moon

May 25, 2011

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

There's a box underneath this column. It's a staff box, and the font's small so it's fine if you've never read it. Still, it's there every day and it says important things like what editorials are, the volume number, a couple of...

Editorial: P-Wild should reconsider its pre-orientation ties

May 22, 2011

Filed under Editorial

There is no doubt Project Wildcat, the most popular pre-orientation program on campus and the focus of a feature story in today's edition, has provided defining experiences for many of its freshman participants. Numerous students ...

Thumbs…Yellow Line, Foley

The Daily Northwestern

May 18, 2011

Filed under Editorial

Thumbs up to...Potential new Yellow Line stop The Skokie Swift might have to change its name to include South Evanston stops, a much-needed addition for the parts of Evanston largely unaccessible by public transportation. We appla...

Editorial: Revised meal plan will help to improve student life

The Daily Northwestern

May 14, 2011

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Starting next Fall Quarter, NU students will have new meal plan options. Associated Student Government, nuCuisine, Residence Hall Association and the Residential College Board all worked to revamp the current system and at th...

Editorial: LGBT full-time staffer needs continued support

The Daily Northwestern

May 9, 2011

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

The Associated Student Government recently passed legislation endorsing the campaign for a full-time staffer at the LGBT Resource Center. The center, which acts as a safe space for the LGBT population, supplies the university co...

Editorial: Collaborative is a positive step for NU alcohol policy

The Daily Northwestern

May 7, 2011

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

On May 2, Northwestern University pledged to join the Learning Collaborative on High-Risk Drinking, a coalition against binge drinking initiated by Dartmouth College president Jim Kim. The collaborative, through biannual meetings, wi...

Thumbs…tennis, gas, transcripts, and the DREAM Act

The Daily Northwestern

May 3, 2011

Filed under Editorial

Thumbs up to...Women's tennis continues to dominate Yeah, you don't pay attention to the women's tennis team and probably don't know where they play. But they've done nothing but represent NU to the fullest, bringing home thei...

Editorial: LEND should focus on volunteers, not money donations

The Daily Northwestern

April 30, 2011

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Northwestern students working through Lending for Evanston and Northwestern Development launched a two-week campaign yesterday working to raise funds for small businesses in Evanston. LEND intends to provide business training an...