The Daily Northwestern

Alumnus Jonathan Katz writes book about Haiti experience, international aid

Annie Bruce, Current Assistant Editor

May 1, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Books, Personality Profiles, Profiles, Quotes, The Current

When an earthquake struck Haiti in January 2010, journalist and Northwestern alumnus Jonathan Katz was waiting for a phone call confirming his transfer to Afghanistan. After spending two and a half years as an Associated Press...

Q&A with NU jazz musicians Roy McGrath, Gustavos Cortinas and Kitt Lyles

James Bien, Reporter

May 1, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Music, Personality Profiles, Quotes, The Current

The Roy McGrath jazz trio performs regularly at Prairie Moon in Evanston. Made up of saxophonist Roy McGrath, drum player Gustavo Cortinas, and bassist Kitt Lyles, the threesome has hosted performances at the restaurant on t...

Theatre Stands with Autism prepares for cross-spectrum adventure

Sammy Caiola, Reporter

April 24, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Personality Profiles, Profiles, The Current, Theater

There’s a student theater production going up in Shanley Pavilion next weekend, but it isn’t just for students. For the first time in Northwestern history, an initiative called “Theater Stands with Autism,” has devised a production specifically for...