The Daily Northwestern

Madeleine Fernando

Madeleine is a Medill junior studying journalism, political science and music. In the past she served as arts and entertainment editor, digital managing editor and web editor. The Bay Area native is also the president of Strive for College and a flautist in the Northwestern Philharmonia.You can reach Madeleine via Twitter or email.

Madeleine Fernando, Monthly Editor

Mar 20, 2019
The Blackout wins first-ever College Television Award for ‘Quarter Update’ (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
Editor’s Letter: Goodnight n’ Go (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
‘Black Panther’ breaks the barriers of superhero films of the past, providing larger commentary on black culture and colonialism (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Former Disney animation director John Musker finds his happily ever after (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Editor’s Letter: Diverse films made major bank in 2018. Hollywood has no more excuses (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
Jenna from the Block: How Jessie Mueller went from Chicago’s sweetheart to Broadway’s leading lady (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Actor Harry Lennix brings the Gospel of John to the big screen in ‘Revival! The Experience’ (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Dave Holstein’s show “Kidding” puts a ray of sunshine in a troubled world (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
Chicago artists paint food-inspired murals in downtown Evanston underpass (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
Evanston production reimagines Main-Dempster Mile as Alice’s Wonderland (Story)
Jun 11, 2018
NU alumna Katrina Lenk takes home first Tony Award for her role in ‘The Band’s Visit’ (Story)
May 31, 2018
Communication senior presents film work at university in Mexico, talks influences (Story)
May 30, 2018
Backstage Pass: How Dillo Day 2018 Came to Life (Story)
May 25, 2018
MFA student adapts German play about adolescence, generational conflict (Story)
May 21, 2018
A Wildcat wedding: Meghan Markle, Prince Harry tie the knot in lavish ceremony (Story)
May 17, 2018
Handshake to replace CareerCat, MEDILLINK (Story)
May 09, 2018
Bienen alumna wins prestigious Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (Story)
May 09, 2018
For Greg Berlanti, coming out was hard. In ‘Love, Simon,’ he rewrites his happy ending. (Story)
May 02, 2018
NU alum Jordan Horowitz, his wife to showcase film on motherhood, superheroes at Chicago Critics Film Festival (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
Lovers and Madmen to showcase student work in first adaptation festival (Story)
Apr 05, 2018
Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra returns from 10-day Asia tour (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Communication junior creates documentary on relationship between people, dogs (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Profs. Eli Finkel and Alexandra Solomon dig into science behind successful marriages (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Bienen alum uses music for political activism (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
Northwestern alumni to perform in Chicago for “Love Never Dies” national tour (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
History Writing Center launches provisional position geared toward ESL students (Story)
Jan 28, 2018
Bienen professor, Bienen alum receive awards at 60th Grammy Awards (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra to tour China with the music of Leonard Bernstein, Gustav Mahler (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Bienen professor receives second Grammy nomination for best choral performance (Story)
Jan 15, 2018
The Dolphin Show splits from StuCo (Story)
Jan 10, 2018
Flyers condemning fraternity life found across campus during recruitment week (Story)
Dec 02, 2017
Q&A: Alumna Kristyn Pope, performer in “Irving Berlin’s White Christmas” (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
NU lecturer brings artistic merit of video games to public view through gallery exhibits (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
Communication professor, alumna make film about conflict between science, religion (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
Northwestern to premiere Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Company’ as fall mainstage (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
Nonprofit seeks to improve quality of life through music for people with dementia (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Medill sophomore drops second album, reflects on freshman year experiences (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
Northwestern alum cast in ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ on Broadway (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
Former Northwestern football player Anthony Battle reflects on experience as contestant on ‘The Bachelorette’ (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
NU alum offers ‘backstage look’ at Nora Ephron films in debut book (Story)
Aug 17, 2017
Communication sophomore features musical at New York Musical Festival (Story)
Aug 05, 2017
Bienen graduate lands role as associate member of Chicago Symphony Chorus (Story)
Jun 30, 2017
NU students appear unaffected by Supreme Court decision to allow travel ban (Story)
Jun 16, 2017
Nonprofit organization showcases artwork of residents with physical disabilities at gallery opening (Story)
May 24, 2017
Student creates theater piece based on real life of people in Oakland’s Chinatown (Story)
May 24, 2017
Communication sophomore creates first feature film based on experiences with brother with disabilities (Story)
May 23, 2017
Schapiro, Prof. Gary Saul Morson discuss new book, applying humanities to economics (Story)
May 19, 2017
New library archivist position focuses on black experience of students, faculty at NU (Story)
May 16, 2017
Illinois Teacher of the Year speaks about education, inspiring future leaders (Story)
May 10, 2017
Dolphin Show announces ‘Ragtime’ as next production (Story)
May 04, 2017
Bienen hosts annual American Liszt Society Festival for first time (Story)
May 03, 2017
Anubhav dance team takes national championship title for third time (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
Team of NU students advances to finals of international programming contest (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
NU psychology professor publishes book on negative impacts of beauty standards on women (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
Evanston Literary Festival returns for third year (Story)
Apr 20, 2017
Northshore Concert Band to perform concert honoring Holocaust Remembrance Day, Earth Day (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
Former members of Congress interact with students, answer questions about political process (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
More than 200 Bienen students sign petition to diversify music curriculum (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
Two Bienen students selected to compete in renowned Queen Elisabeth competition (Story)
Apr 09, 2017
ASG, Center for Civic Engagement partner to provide free CTA passes for civic-related activities (Story)
Apr 05, 2017
Spektral Quartet to play concert featuring student compositions (Story)
Apr 03, 2017
Group rolls giant beach ball outside Tech to protest university free speech policies (Story)
Mar 29, 2017
NU law students bring home fifth National Trial Competition win (Story)
Mar 27, 2017
Northwestern students, faculty in London report feeling safe following terror attack (Story)
Mar 12, 2017
Dolphin Show announces tour in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Story)
Mar 01, 2017
International Gender Equality Movement’s ‘Jams for Justice’ raises money for women’s education, health (Story)
Feb 26, 2017
LGBTQ groups across Northwestern campuses form coalition (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
New humanities, social sciences pre-orientation program to come this summer (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Committees planned to revise CTECs, consider diversity-related questions (Story)
Feb 07, 2017
Students, faculty discuss Black House, cultural spaces at community dialogue (Story)
Jan 30, 2017
Feinberg students hold demonstration in support of Affordable Care Act (Story)
Jan 19, 2017
Opera star leads Northwestern master class (Story)
Jan 16, 2017
Daniel Arzola discusses intersection of art and activism at NUCHR event (Story)
Jan 06, 2017
Panelists speak about international policies of Trump’s administration (Story)
Nov 13, 2016
Northwestern hosts regional summit on Asian-American identity for first time since 1997 (Story)
Oct 28, 2016
Republican candidates on November’s ballot speak to challenges in campaigns (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
NU Active Minds creates committee to improve internal programming (Story)
Oct 14, 2016
Northwestern appoints STEM coordinator for partnership with District 65 (Story)