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Does Northwestern use student media to discipline protestors?

Does Northwestern use student media to discipline protestors?

Alan Perez, Reporter

November 14, 2019

When student activists protested and attempted to disrupt a speech by former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, they had history in mind. In the spring of 2017, with a tip that a public relations officer with Immigration and Customs Enforcement would be speaking to a sociology class, students disrupted...

Weinberg to implement Art for Cats, pilot program that will cover art supplies

Weinberg to implement Art for Cats, pilot program that will cover art supplies

James Pollard and Neya Thanikachalam

November 13, 2019

The Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences is implementing a new pilot program to partially cover costs for supplies required in two introductory art courses this winter. The program, called Art for Cats, will assist with costs associated with Art 220: Introduction to Painting and Art 250: Introduction...

Men’s Basketball: Inside Merrimack’s program-defining, staggering upset over Northwestern

Men’s Basketball: Inside Merrimack’s program-defining, staggering upset over Northwestern

Charlie Goldsmith, Reporter

November 13, 2019

Men's Basketball Before he walked into Merrimack’s locker room at the end of the game, head coach Joe Gallo raised his fist like he’d just won the national championship. His players were all waiting for him on the other side of the door, looking for a cooler or a cup or anything that could ho...

Native community holds events in November for 30 Days of Indigenous programming

Native community holds events in November for 30 Days of Indigenous programming

Emma Yarger, Reporter

November 13, 2019

Graduate students Nikki McDaid-Morgan and Forrest Bruce gathered under Weber Arch Tuesday morning with a small group of Indigenous community members to take campus nature walks and appreciate the land where Northwestern was built. This event was a part of the University’s 30 Days of Indigenous programming,...

City Council passes ordinance allowing Northwestern to host professional events

City Council passes ordinance allowing Northwestern to host professional events

Sam Heller, Reporter

November 12, 2019

Northwestern will now be allowed to host professional sporting events and for-profit concerts at Welsh-Ryan Arena. The controversial text amendment passed 5-4 at Monday’s City Council meeting, while dozens of community members filled the chamber asking the members to vote no. This amendment to...