The Daily Northwestern

Neya Thanikachalam is a Medill junior from the Chicago suburbs. She has previously served as features editor, web editor, assistant campus editor and copy chief at The Daily. Neya also runs social media for the Society of Professional Journalists chapter at Medill. You can reach Neya via Twitter or email.

Neya Thanikachalam, Interactives Editor

Oct 16, 2020
Brainstorm: The Buzz Behind Caffeine (Story)
Jul 06, 2020
Brainstorm: Stopping the stigma (Story)
Jun 26, 2020
Brainstorm: Facts behind the flow (Story)
May 18, 2020
Student theater boards adjust to remote instruction (Story)
May 05, 2020
Brainstorm: Dreaming in COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 24, 2020
Brainstorm: Unmasking the Research Behind COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 17, 2020
Brainstorm: What Past Pandemics Can Teach Us (Story)
Apr 12, 2020
Brainstorm: Multilingualism and the Mind (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
NU Declassified: Students vie for grants at ImproveNU, H2Aware makes $7,000 splash (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Brainstorm: Why does the Western world often overlook Traditional Chinese Medicine? (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Friends Who Earring together, stay together (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
Brainstorm: Why does Social Darwinism still exist? (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
NU Declassified: Northwestern students prepare for absentee voting, Iowa Caucus (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
NU Declassified: Refresh, Fusion hold winter auditions (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
Thanikachalam: Northwestern students should support small businesses (Story)
Nov 26, 2019
Students with Type 1 Diabetes say dining halls don’t have enough options (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
In Focus: Students grapple with bureaucracy, lack of clarity after returning from medical leave (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
ASG Senate proposes two amendments, discusses mandating at least one community dialogue (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Wildcard office understaffed, workers hope for change (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Weinberg to implement Art for Cats, pilot program that will cover art supplies (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
Astronomer Evening gives Northwestern community chance to learn about space (Story)
Nov 08, 2019
SESP pilot program to give work-study students stipend during practicum (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Feinberg receives $10 million to develop treatments for neurological diseases (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
Interdisciplinary research team awarded $10 million NIH grant to develop device to treat opioid overdose (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
“Burlesque” will undergo changes to better align with its mission to empower performers, producers say (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Emergency Aid Fund, previously filed under SES, now administered through financial aid office (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
ASG works toward creating mental health sick days, redefining AccessibleNU policies (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Northwestern sets search committee for new vice president of student affairs (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
Northwestern outlines Lifecycle Initiative program to create more on-campus resources (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Low-income students reflect on unpaid internships and campus resources (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Dining hall updates meant to create a more welcoming community space (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
Students miss old Black House location on Sheridan Road, anticipate renovations (Story)
May 27, 2019
Overlooked: Students in theatre emphasize need for minority representation (Story)
May 01, 2019
Students with emotional support animals struggle with dorm life (Story)
Apr 28, 2019
Some students with emotional support animals say they don’t feel supported by NU’s Residential Services (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Open mic creates platform for students to perform, raises mental health awareness (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
Nonprofit founder Jahmal Cole encourages students to step outside their comfort zones at NCDC event (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Women benefit from close-knit group of women in workplace, NU study says (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Reproductive consultant talks women’s health, career at PPGA event (Story)
Jan 27, 2019
Meme culture thrives at Northwestern, helping students form community (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
Online dating apps aren’t a match for everyone (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Student initiative seeks to improve mental health at NU (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Budlong uses peanut oil — but many students didn’t know (Story)
Oct 28, 2018
Netflix prices rise, but subscribers stay (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
Northwestern study supports benefits of California gender-quota law (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Kellogg affected by decreasing number of applicants, following national trend (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Northwestern students reflect on unpaid summer internships, options for aid (Story)