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Football: On the brink of NU history, Joe Gaziano prepares to cap off a remarkable career in the midst of a not-so-remarkable season

Football: On the brink of NU history, Joe Gaziano prepares to cap off a remarkable career in the midst of a not-so-remarkable season

Andrew Golden, Sports Editor

November 22, 2019

Football It was third down at Michigan State’s seven-yard line. Down by three points and looking for a shift of momentum, Northwestern’s defense had a prime opportunity to earn a stop and hand the ball back to its offense. Spartans quarterback Brian Lewerke took the snap — but he didn...

2020 Vision: SESP dean David Figlio emphasizes equity in faculty hiring, practicum

2020 Vision: SESP dean David Figlio emphasizes equity in faculty hiring, practicum

Troy Closson, Editor in Chief

November 21, 2019

This is the fourth article in a series called “2020 Vision” which walks through the reflections and hopes student groups, administrators and others throughout Northwestern have on the past few years and upcoming new decade. Classrooms and the professors lecturing inside them looked much less soc...

Football: How Minnesota took Northwestern’s spot at the top of the Big Ten West

Football: How Minnesota took Northwestern’s spot at the top of the Big Ten West

Charlie Goldsmith, Reporter

November 21, 2019

Football Minnesota’s expectation shattering season had an innocent start with nail-biting early wins against South Dakota State, Fresno State and Georgia Southern. The Golden Gophers were expected to be one of the worst teams in the Big Ten West in 2019, and they played like it in September. ...

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern leaning heavily on its starters so far in 2019

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern leaning heavily on its starters so far in 2019

Charlie Goldsmith, Reporter

November 21, 2019

Men's Basketball If Miller Kopp or Pete Nance made a mistake last season, coach Chris Collins could easily take the freshmen forwards out of the game, and he’d replace them with one of the four upperclassmen at their position. Collins doesn’t have that luxury anymore. The seventh-year coach rel...

MSA vigil memorializes deaths of transgender individuals

MSA vigil memorializes deaths of transgender individuals

Yunkyo Kim, Reporter

November 21, 2019

In 2019 alone, at least 22 transgender people — mostly black women — were killed due to anti-transgender violence, and two more deaths are still being investigated for discriminatory intent, according to the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. Multicultural Student Affairs hosted its annual vigil...