The Daily Northwestern

Paulina Firozi
Paulina Firozi was The Daily's editor in chief Winter Quarter 2014 and Spring Quarter 2014. She is a Medill senior. Her past positions at The Daily include managing editor, Development and Recruitment editor, Campus editor and assistant Campus editor. She is from Los Angeles, Calif., and has worked as a community associate for Medill's Northwestern Journalism Institute summer program, also known as Medill "Cherubs." Her other campus commitments include working for Medill's journalism residency program and as the Panhellenic affairs vice president for her sorority, Gamma Phi Beta. Email:

Paulina Firozi, Editor in Chief

Apr 04, 2014
Updated: Dance Marathon selects 2015 executive co-chairs (Story)
Mar 14, 2014
Northwestern set to unveil $3.75 billion capital campaign (Story)
Mar 09, 2014
‘The miracle is Joseph’: Dance Marathon raises more than $1.3 million in hopes of Duchenne cure (Story)
Mar 09, 2014
Dance Marathon 2014: Block 10 recap (Story)
Mar 08, 2014
Dance Marathon 2014: Block 3 recap (Story)
Feb 28, 2014
Best of Evanston 2014 Winners (Story)
Feb 28, 2014
Best Pad Thai: Joy Yee’s Noodles (Story)
Feb 28, 2014
Best People-Watching Spot: Norris University Center (Story)
Jan 07, 2014
Letter from the Editor: Transitioning to a new comment system (Story)
Dec 29, 2013
Early morning fire destroys three Davis Street businesses (Story)
Nov 07, 2013
Dance Marathon announces new online fundraising platform (Story)
Nov 05, 2013
Dance Marathon selects 2014 emcees (Story)
Nov 04, 2013
Northwestern profs pilot potential Blackboard replacement (Story)
Oct 25, 2013
Officials look forward to new Student Organizations Resource Center in Norris (Story)
Oct 20, 2013
Medill prof evaluates first month of teaching MOOC in Guardian op-ed (Story)
Oct 14, 2013
Dance Marathon sees another record year for committee applicants (Story)
Oct 04, 2013
Alumna, Weinberg junior spend summer biking cross country, building homes (Story)
Sep 23, 2013
Schapiro teases A&O Blowout announcement (Story)
Jun 03, 2013
Dance Marathon primary beneficiary’s namesake visits Northwestern (Story)
May 29, 2013
Best First Date: Bat 17 (Story)
May 29, 2013
Best Salad: Whole Foods (Story)
May 23, 2013
Team Joseph named primary beneficiary for Dance Marathon 2014 (Story)
May 20, 2013
David Schwimmer returns to Northwestern roots to discuss career (Story)
May 13, 2013
Communication junior loses in semifinal of ‘Jeopardy! College Championship’ (Story)
May 06, 2013
Actor, Northwestern alum Zach Braff teaches School of Communication master class (Story)
Apr 07, 2013
New co-chairs look forward to 40th Northwestern Dance Marathon (Story)
Mar 12, 2013
Northwestern School of Law to cut class size, keep tuition hike low (Story)
Mar 10, 2013
Tears, memories as Dance Marathon tops $1.2 million in fight against epilepsy (Story)
Mar 09, 2013
Clubs on Clubs: Old and young dancers alike reflect as DM comes to a close (Story)
Mar 09, 2013
Updated: Dance Marathon Block 6 cut short due to medical issue in tent; student ‘fine’ at hospital (Story)
Mar 09, 2013
Dance Marathon 2013: Block 3 recap (Story)
Feb 26, 2013
Michele Corriston named next editor in chief of The Daily (Story)
Jan 08, 2013
Updated: Sig Ep disaffiliates members following alumni review (Story)
Jan 08, 2013
Updated: Sig Ep disaffiliates members following alumni review (Story)
Dec 07, 2012
Northwestern to recognize Martin Luther King Jr. Day as school-wide holiday (Story)
Dec 06, 2012
Find the perfect holiday drink (Story)
Dec 05, 2012
Northwestern to join Argonne-led team to advance battery, energy storage (Story)
Nov 29, 2012
Sigma Nu to return to Northwestern next quarter (Story)
Nov 28, 2012
Norris sets opening date for Frontera Fresco (Story)
Nov 27, 2012
Northwestern team wins national Federal Reserve competition (Story)
Nov 27, 2012
After Weaver suicide, Schapiro assures ‘close look’ at Northwestern’s mental health services (Story)
Nov 27, 2012
Schapiro pledges ‘close look’ at mental health services after Weaver suicide (Story)
Nov 26, 2012
Weinberg junior Alyssa Weaver commits suicide on study abroad in London (Story)
Nov 26, 2012
Friends, family hope Weaver’s death will raise mental health awareness (Story)
Nov 26, 2012
Goldsmiths College: Weaver death not suspicious (Story)
Nov 23, 2012
Updated: Weinberg junior Alyssa Weaver dies while studying abroad in London (Story)
Nov 23, 2012
Weinberg junior Alyssa Weaver dies on study abroad (Story)
Nov 14, 2012
Schapiro hopes to bring Northwestern to India (Story)
Nov 06, 2012
Students, Evanston residents vote at Northwestern polling locations (Story)
Nov 06, 2012
University Career Services looks to increase student awareness after 75 years (Story)
Nov 04, 2012
Dance Marathon selects 2013 emcees (Story)
Oct 31, 2012
Superstorm Sandy affects Northwestern students, families (Story)
Oct 29, 2012
Northwestern re-opens Deering Library doors (Story)
Oct 28, 2012
Effects of Hurricane Sandy to reach Lake Michigan, Chicago (Story)
Oct 26, 2012
Updated: Homecoming Week ends with parade, pep rally (Story)
Oct 25, 2012
Cultural club dance team a new addition to Dance Marathon (Story)
Oct 21, 2012
George McGovern, Northwestern alum and former U.S. senator, dead at 90 (Story)
Oct 16, 2012
Student hit by car near Jacobs Center (Story)
Oct 07, 2012
Crepe Bistro owner says business ‘was at a peak’ before close (Story)
Oct 04, 2012
ESPN personality J.A. Adande to lead 2012 Homecoming Parade (Story)
Oct 04, 2012
ESPN personality J.A. Adande to lead Homecoming Parade (Story)
Oct 02, 2012
Northwestern School of Law receives $5 million donation (Story)
Oct 01, 2012
Northwestern prof selected as a MacArthur ‘genius grant’ recipient (Story)
Sep 30, 2012
Northwestern community gathers in memory of Harsha Maddula (Story)
Sep 28, 2012
Hundreds reflect on ‘devastating’ death of Harsha Maddula (Story)
Sep 28, 2012
Students commemorate life of Harsha Maddula during vigil (Story)
Sep 27, 2012
Under Armour sales surge as football team starts season undefeated (Story)
Sep 26, 2012
Pike begins conversation with Northwestern officials about moving to Goodrich (Story)
Sep 24, 2012
A&O recruits Schapiro for Blowout announcement (Story)
Sep 14, 2012
Northwestern answers student petition with new diversity officer (Story)
Sep 10, 2012
Northwestern official: Student complaints drove Norris dining overhaul (Story)
Aug 30, 2012
Schapiro warns ‘helicopter parents’ ahead of Wildcat Welcome (Story)
Aug 26, 2012
Future of Sig Ep uncertain after national suspension (Story)
Aug 13, 2012
Future of Sig Ep uncertain after national suspension (Story)
Aug 04, 2012
BREAKING: National Sig Ep suspends NU chapter (Story)
May 23, 2012
Kellogg students win $80,000 for food service business plan (Story)
May 22, 2012
Armadillo photos part of newest campaign to remind students to stay safe on Dillo Day (Story)
May 22, 2012
Revised Red Watch Band curriculum to include more talk of emergency scenarios (Story)
May 16, 2012
LEAD program not scheduled for next fall (Story)
May 15, 2012
Students tweet recipes to nuCuisine, featured in dining halls (Story)
May 10, 2012
Composting system makes its way through NU campus (Story)
May 03, 2012
NU ranked in top three universities for food by cuisine blog (Story)
May 02, 2012
Communication graduate, drama educator dies at 92 (Story)
Apr 24, 2012
NUTV seeks student advice for service improvements (Story)
Apr 19, 2012
Panel devotes talk to eradicating racism in America (Story)
Apr 07, 2012
Chicago Tribune reporters receive Medill Medal for Courage in Journalism (Story)
Apr 02, 2012
Students star in NU’s first music reality show (Story)
Mar 29, 2012
Four NU students fast in support of Palestinian prisoner (Story)
Mar 26, 2012
NU study shows first-generation students lack independence (Story)
Feb 29, 2012
Shorter Reading Period not unusual, Weinberg dean says (Story)
Feb 29, 2012
Northwestern’s University Library continues to digitize collection (Story)
Feb 19, 2012
Northwestern alumna and soprano vocalist in Ellington orchestra Kay Wimp dies (Story)
Feb 15, 2012
Rare items on display at Northwestern University Library (Story)
Feb 15, 2012
Northwestern researchers discover new materials to benefit energy, medicine (Story)
Jan 30, 2012
Northwestern dining halls weigh waste to promote sustainability for Green Cup (Story)
Jan 22, 2012
More than 400 Northwestern students attend first Mega Shabbat (Story)
Jan 11, 2012
Students discuss Arab Spring one year later (Story)
Jan 09, 2012
nuCuisine webinars focus on health, wellness (Story)
Jan 04, 2012
Medill ranked second journalism school in the nation (Story)
Nov 21, 2011
NuCuisine worker wins Real Food Award (Story)
Nov 21, 2011
Northwestern wins “Most Vegan-Friendly College” competition (Story)
Nov 17, 2011
Chai Chat helps students bridge religious differences (Story)
Nov 10, 2011
Israeli journalist’s speech sparks walk-out protest (Story)
Nov 02, 2011
Northwestern dining hall worker nominated for Real Food Award (Story)
Oct 30, 2011
Law school admissions use Facebook, Google to screen applicants, study finds (Story)
Oct 27, 2011
Inspire, Open Shutter and Slam Society host open-mic event at Kafein (Story)
Oct 23, 2011
Seth Meyers steals the show during Homecoming weekend (Story)
Oct 20, 2011
NU dining halls compete for peta2 prize (Story)
Oct 13, 2011
Law School Week provides guidance to students (Story)
Oct 09, 2011
NU prof finds that modern humans can survive as cavemen (Story)
Sep 26, 2011
Students express discontent with new meal plan system (Story)
Sep 21, 2011
Fitz, players welcome students at Wildside 101 (Story)