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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

An actress clutches a pill bottle while surrounded by a crowd of ensemble members.

The Freshman Musical returns to the stage with a video game twist on ‘Heathers: The Musical’

Jenna Wang, Reporter May 18, 2022

Content warning: This story contains a mention of suicide. After two years of online productions, the Freshman Musical made a live-stage comeback with “Heathers: The Musical” at Harris Hall...

Gray concrete building with flagpole featuring U.S. and Northwestern flags and small green garden in front.

Northwestern and Evanston officials share updates on COVID-19 and Dillo Day

Russell Leung, Assistant Campus Editor May 18, 2022

Content warning: This story contains a mention of mass shootings. Northwestern administrators and Evanston city officials presented COVID-19 and Dillo Day information in a Tuesday virtual community...

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Mayfest announces FMO Second Stage Student Artists for 50th Dillo Day

Audrey Hettleman, Arts & Entertainment Editor May 18, 2022

Student artists Kaze, Moyana Olivia and Rhome will perform on the For Members Only Second Stage on Saturday at Dillo Day, Mayfest Productions announced Tuesday.  Dillo Day, the nation’s largest student-run...

A dining worker serving food in Allison Hall.

With new Home Plate Series, Northwestern Dining workers celebrate cultural initiatives

Astry Rodriguez , Reporter May 18, 2022

Johnnie Harris, a dining worker of 19 years who cooks for the Foster-Walker Complex dining hall, said chefs have no control over the food served in dining halls or how it is prepared, as Northwestern and...

Three students wearing suits holding trophies and plagues.

NU’s Speech Team wins national legacy award after two years of challenges

Joshua Perry, Staff Editor May 17, 2022

The Northwestern Speech Team earned the Founder’s Award at the 50th National Forensic Association Championship Tournament this April in its first major in-person competition since the pandemic. The...

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