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Dance Marathon adds more committee positions after applications spike

Dance Marathon adds more committee positions after applications spike

Stephanie Yang, Reporter

October 21, 2012

After receiving a record number of applications, Northwestern’s Dance Marathon committees have restructured to increase efficiency and include as many students as possible. This year, DM committees accepted 336 students, said DM co-chair Matt Larsen. Larsen said the size of the DM committees ha...

Northwestern Homecoming hosts first-ever charity paint fight

Northwestern Homecoming hosts first-ever charity paint fight

Stephanie Haines, Reporter

October 21, 2012

Gusts of powdered color exploded in the air as nearly 100 Northwestern students engaged in Northwestern Homecoming's first-ever charity paint fight, The Color ROAR, on Sunday. Primal drums rumbled as the rhythm and dance group Boomshaka counted down for the fight to start on Lakefront Field. The ...

Football: Wildcats bungle late 12-point lead against Cornhuskers

Football: Wildcats bungle late 12-point lead against Cornhuskers

Rohan Nadkarni, Assistant Sports Editor

October 20, 2012

Northwestern’s loss to Nebraska was the movie remake nobody wanted. In shockingly similar fashion to their first loss of the season — as well as losses last year to Illinois, Michigan and Penn State — the Wildcats blew a substantial lead Saturday. This time, they fumbled a 12-point cushion in...