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Football: Northwestern and Hilinski’s Hope team up to break down mental health stigma

Gabriela Carroll, Senior Staffer October 15, 2021

Content Warning: This story contains mention of suicide. This year, Northwestern participated in College Football Mental Health Week for the first time.  The Wildcats kicked off the week at their...

Brandon Joseph and Chris Bergin survey the field in between plays. Northwestern’s defense is looking to recover from a 56-7 loss to Nebraska, in which it gave up 657 total yards.

Football: Northwestern welcomes improved Rutgers for Homecoming, looks to rebound from Nebraska

Patrick Andres, Senior Staffer October 15, 2021

There was a time not long ago when Rutgers was synonymous with futility in college football. The Scarlet Knights were the team every Big Ten squad looked forward to playing. In 2016, they were outgained...

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Schott: Beating Rutgers is crucial for Northwestern. It may define the remainder of the Wildcats’ 2021 season.

Drew Schott , Gameday Editor October 14, 2021

Northwestern is at a crossroads.  The Wildcats are so far winless against Power Five opponents and Nebraska just dealt them a 56-7 drubbing. NU’s defense has given up the most yards in the Big Ten...

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Basketball Notebook: McKeown, Collins speak on season preparations

Lawrence Price, Assistant Sports Editor October 13, 2021

With Big Ten Basketball Media Day, the Chicago College Basketball Luncheon and tickets sales all underway, the 2021-22 Northwestern men’s and women’s basketball seasons are quickly approaching. For...

Incoming Northwestern president Rebecca Blank transfers within the Big Ten West

Gabriela Carroll, Senior Staffer October 13, 2021

Northwestern’s newest president comes to Chicago’s Big Ten Team from one of its biggest competitors — Wisconsin.  Rebecca Blank, currently chancellor of University of Wisconsin-Madison, joins...

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