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NU Board of Trustees chairman: Falsifying tests and bribing coaches is ‘lowest form of activity’

NU Board of Trustees chairman: Falsifying tests and bribing coaches is ‘lowest form of activity’

Alan Perez, Editor in Chief

April 11, 2019


Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Top Stories

The chief of Northwestern’s Board of Trustees on Wednesday denounced the participants of a college admissions scandal that has sparked a renewed national conversation on college access and admissions, calling the acts “despicable” and the “lowest form of activity.” In a brief interview with...

Inside Medill Global: Medill students discuss spring break trips abroad

Inside Medill Global: Medill students discuss spring break trips abroad

Alexis White, Andrea Michelson, Cassidy Jackson, Christopher Vazquez

April 10, 2019


Filed under Audio, Campus, Instagram Posts, Latest Stories, Multimedia, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Over spring break, the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications arranged student trips to four locations around the world. The Daily sat down with four students to hear about their experiences abroad. To hear from each student, click the speaker icon in the upper left corne...

The fashion influencers of Northwestern: Students use digital media to connect with fashion companies

The fashion influencers of Northwestern: Students use digital media to connect with fashion companies

Pranav Baskar, Assistant Campus Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under Campus, Instagram Posts, Latest Stories, Top Stories

Move over, Vogue: there’s a new dynasty of fashion forces to reckon with at Northwestern. They’re harnessing the power of digital media to build professional connections, secure brand deals and to express themselves. Annie Gao, SESP sophomore, is one example. She works with College Fashionista...

Counselors, test prep and parents who will do anything: Inside the world of college admissions for the wealthy

Counselors, test prep and parents who will do anything: Inside the world of college admissions for the wealthy

Gabby Birenbaum, Campus Editor

April 9, 2019


Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories, Top Stories

When Christian Reyes expressed an interest in applying to ten colleges, his college counselor at J. Sterling Morton East High School in Cicero, Illinois, where over 90 percent of students are low-income, was not supportive. The counselor told the current SESP senior that applying to any more than one...

Izzy Dobbel, Adam Davies launch campaign for ASG leadership

Izzy Dobbel, Adam Davies launch campaign for ASG leadership

Atul Jalan, Reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under ASG Elections, Campus, Latest Stories, Top Stories, Uncategorized

SESP juniors Izzy Dobbel and Adam Davies on Monday announced their candidacy for Associated Student Government President and Executive Vice President, respectively. The pair are currently running uncontested, though the candidacy announcement period will run until Tuesday night. The last time a candid...