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Rapid Recap: Northwestern 45, UMass 6

Rapid Recap: Northwestern 45, UMass 6

Jonah Dylan, Gameday Editor

November 16, 2019

Football Two months later, Northwestern’s losing streak is finally over. After losing seven straight games, the Wildcats (2-8, 0-7 Big Ten) overcame a shaky start to dispatch lowly UMass (1-10) 45-6 in a scarcely attended game Saturday at Ryan Field. NU’s offense was disastrous from the st...

Northwestern McSA presents poet and storyteller Boonaa Mohammed as fall entertainment speaker

Northwestern McSA presents poet and storyteller Boonaa Mohammed as fall entertainment speaker

Isabelle Sarraf, Reporter

November 15, 2019

Spoken word poet and performer Boonaa Mohammed told the story of how he navigates his life as a black Muslim man in a world where racism in a Muslim context is traditionally ignored during the Northwestern Muslim-cultural Students Association’s fall entertainment event Thursday at the McCormick Foundation...

Evanston residents speak out against hosting professional events at Welsh-Ryan Arena

Evanston residents speak out against hosting professional events at Welsh-Ryan Arena

Jacob Fulton, Reporter

November 15, 2019

During a town hall event Thursday, Evanston residents voiced opposition to a resolution City Council passed Monday that would allow Northwestern to host professional sporting events and for-profit concerts at Welsh-Ryan Arena. Mayor Steve Hagerty hosted his third town hall of the year at Temperance B...

Football: Three sets of brothers bring family relationships to Northwestern

Football: Three sets of brothers bring family relationships to Northwestern

Benjamin Rosenberg, Web Editor

November 15, 2019

Football Northwestern’s coaching staff wanted to create some excitement during winter workouts. So they matched brothers Joe and Chris Bergin against each other in sprints, conditioning and agility drills — three weeks in a row. “When I told him we were going against each other, he just...

Northwestern alumni send an open letter to President Morton Schapiro, denounce deployment of NUPD during Sessions’ visit

Northwestern alumni send an open letter to President Morton Schapiro, denounce deployment of NUPD during Sessions’ visit

Amy Li, Campus Editor

November 14, 2019

On Tuesday, 47 recent Northwestern graduates signed an open letter to President Morton Schapiro and University Police Department Chief of Police Bruce Lewis to express "extreme shock and dismay at the University's violent and repressive response" to student protesters during former Attorney General Jeff...