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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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In Focus: Student groups, open-access documents reveal inconsistencies with ASG finance regulations
Angeli Mittal and Alex Perry July 24, 2022

Associated Student Government has been slowly defunding Anime Club over the past few years. Treasurer and Vice President David Marentic said he’s seen a gradual shift in the amount of funding the...

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In Focus: As Evanston braces for its first ward redistricting in nearly two decades, residents say changing demographics speak to a lack of affordable housing
June 10, 2022
In Focus: As Connections for the Homeless looks to purchase the Margarita Inn, residents remain divided on the building’s future
In Focus: As Connections for the Homeless looks to purchase the Margarita Inn, residents remain divided on the building’s future
May 23, 2022
In Focus: Multicultural Student Affairs office assistants report lack of support and action from professional staff
In Focus: Multicultural Student Affairs office assistants report lack of support and action from professional staff
April 28, 2022
In Focus: As workers across the country tackle pandemic-related obstacles, Northwestern’s labor force continues to clash with the University over unionization efforts
In Focus: As workers across the country tackle pandemic-related obstacles, Northwestern’s labor force continues to clash with the University over unionization efforts
February 25, 2022
The Daily Northwestern’s 2022 Orientation Issue
The Daily Northwestern’s 2022 Orientation Issue
August 12, 2022
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Year in Review: NU’s top stories from 2021-22
August 12, 2022
The Dailys 2022 Graduation Issue
The Daily's 2022 Graduation Issue
June 6, 2022
Many students protested and called for the abolition of Greek life in fall 2021.
The biggest events on campus and in Evanston during the class of 2022’s time at Northwestern
June 6, 2022
Best of Evanston 2022
Best of Evanston 2022
February 28, 2022
A decade of Best of Evanston
A decade of Best of Evanston
February 28, 2022
A crowd of students dancing in a room with green lighting.
Block 10: The Grad Finale
March 6, 2022
A group of 5 dancers smiling and signing. On the left is a hand holding a phone up.
Block 9: Block Time Rush
March 6, 2022
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Chicago holiday events you won’t want to miss
December 1, 2021
Editors Haley Fuller and Isabelle Sarraf. Isabelle has black curly hair and is wearing a pink shirt, and Haley has straight blonde hair and is wearing a lavender shirt.
The Daily Northwestern presents: The top 10 holiday movies and TV episodes of all time
December 1, 2021
Schott: Reflections from my sports writing journey at Northwestern
Schott: Reflections from my sports writing journey at Northwestern
June 6, 2022
A drawing with two individuals wearing an orange and purple football helmet, with the shape of Illinois with the text Illinois Divided in the middle.
Football: Illinois Divided
November 24, 2021
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Moving to Evanston for the first time? Here’s what you need to know
Olivia Alexander, Senior Staffer • August 12, 2022

When people who aren’t familiar with Northwestern ask me where I go to school, I often find myself telling them my university is in “a suburb just outside of Chicago.”  Once...

Three columns labeled Electives, Lit + Fine Arts and Social and behavioral sciences with green and red boxes.
The Best of Distros: 12 classes you should consider to fulfill your degree requirements
Angeli Mittal, Design Editor • August 12, 2022

Still trying to figure out what to take in the fall, or perhaps an easy way to breeze through distribution requirements? Or maybe you’re trying to plan out all of your undergraduate...

A book with the word Northwebster across it with speech bubbles saying eduroam and CTECS
Northwebster: A dictionary for translating Northwestern’s dialect
Angeli Mittal, Design Editor • August 12, 2022

We’re all too familiar with the feeling when you’re introduced to a new atmosphere and you’re using Google Maps to get around campus. And when you ask for directions, you get...

Two pairs of tennis players cross a purple court to shake hands with each other.
Men’s Tennis: Cats poised to reach NCAA super regionals in 2023
Angeli Mittal, Design Editor • August 12, 2022

No. 31 Northwestern finished last season strong with a 20-11 record — its best full-length season since 2017. Compared to the 2021 season, the Cats played a stronger homestand...

A man wearing a purple swim cap with an “N” on it swims butterfly in a pool.
Swimming and Diving: Northwestern looks to build on Big Ten, national standing
Kate Walter, Reporter • August 12, 2022

Northwestern capped off a solid season in 2021-22, breaking numerous school records and finishing fifth in the women’s Big Ten Championships and sixth in the men’s Big Ten Championships. Under...

Football player wearing white carries a football against two opposing players dressed in black and orange on a football field.
Football: Northwestern aims to rebound after down year and tough offseason
Russell Leung, Copy Chief • August 12, 2022

Northwestern has adopted a Jekyll-and-Hyde persona in recent years. The Wildcats capped off a nine-win season in 2018 with a victory in the Holiday Bowl, followed by a dismal 3-9...

Man in white-and-purple uniform throws a baseball.
Baseball: Northwestern baseball aims for a fresh start with new faces
Skye Swann, Senior Staffer • August 12, 2022

Despite a strong start to the 2022 season, Northwestern baseball finished the spring with a losing record and lost key players —  infielder Patrick Herrera, left-handed pitcher Sean...

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Women’s Basketball: Northwestern looks to regroup in the post-Burton era
Russell Leung, Copy Chief • August 12, 2022

Northwestern may have lost one of its greatest players ever, but coach Joe McKeown’s Wildcats will aim to maintain the same level of success as in recent years in the upcoming season. Replacing...

A soccer player wearing a purple kit with the number “23’”on it dribbles a soccer ball downfield, trying to beat a defender wearing a red-and-white kit.
Women’s Soccer: Northwestern looks to find its groove in 2022
Charlotte Varnes, Managing Editor • August 12, 2022

It’s been an up-and-down few years for Northwestern women’s soccer. The program went through a golden age from 2015-2018, advancing to the NCAA Tournament in four straight seasons...

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Welcome home, Wildcats: breaking down dorm life at Northwestern
Chiara Kim, Reporter • August 12, 2022

Living in a residence hall is a huge transition, and feeling at home on campus is an integral part of adapting to life at Northwestern. We’re breaking down the ins and outs of living...

Girls in black uniforms hug with smiles on a green field.
Field Hockey: Northwestern aims to claim second national championship this fall following history-making 2021 season
Skye Swann, Senior Staffer • August 12, 2022

Following a historic season and an NCAA Division I Championship, Northwestern field hockey is gearing up for a repeat in the 2022 season. Led by redshirt senior forward Bente Baekers,...

A basketball coach throws his hands in the air.
Men’s Basketball: A decisive year ahead for coach Collins, Northwestern
Alex Cervantes, Senior Staffer • August 12, 2022

A mid-March email from athletic director Derrick Gragg indicated the 2022-23 season would be a decisive year for Chris Collins. The 10-year men’s basketball head coach was tasked...

Players in white jerseys and white shorts high-five one another.
Men’s Soccer: Northwestern set for success in second year under coach Payne
Alex Cervantes, Senior Staffer • August 12, 2022

Northwestern enters year two under coach Russell Payne with a few familiar faces, a host of new ones and a set foundation for future success. Following a strong conclusion to the...

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Wrestling: Northwestern’s in store for another successful season
Angeli Mittal, Design Editor • August 12, 2022

2022 was a historic season for No. 20 Northwestern. Not only did the Wildcats win more than 50% of their matches — which hadn’t happened in four years — but it also marked the...

Mittal: Finding cohesion among polar interests
Mittal: Finding cohesion among polar interests
Angeli Mittal, Design Editor • August 12, 2022

Coming to Northwestern, I was eager to express every facet of myself — after all, "AND is in our DNA” (or so the slogan goes). I knew I wanted to pursue STEM after doing so in high...

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