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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

David Kan speaks in front of The Rock, which is painted black and splatter-painted with color.

Amid ongoing push for AASP departmentalization, alum David Kan speaks about 1995 hunger strike for the program

April 6, 2022

While he was an undergraduate at Northwestern, David Kan (Weinberg ’95, Feinberg ’99) didn’t eat for three days, striking with members of the Asian American Advisory Board to advocate for an Asian...

Student groups celebrate Lunar New Year all month long

February 25, 2022

Student groups hosted Lunar New Year celebrations throughout February. The events centered around food, games and performances. For many students away from home, celebrating Lunar New Year on campus was...

A black sign outside of a beige house. The sign states, from top to bottom, “Office of Global Marketing, Asian American Studies, and Latina and Latino Studies.”

APIDA groups demand departmentalization, anti-racism education and NUCNC support

May 3, 2021

A coalition of Asian Pacific Islander Desi American student groups released a letter calling on Northwestern to better support students of color.    Published on May 1 — the first day of Asian...

A black sign outside of a beige house. The sign states, from top to bottom, “Office of Global Marketing, Asian American Studies, and Latina and Latino Studies.”

Campus Asian American student groups release statement calling for University support

April 8, 2021

Northwestern Asian American Pacific Islander Desi American groups released a letter urging the University to support its students beyond statements in the wake of the Atlanta shootings.  The Thursday...

 APAC fall speaker Samip Mallick spoke to students about the historical connectedness of South Asian and Black communities.

APAC fall speaker Samip Mallick emphasizes importance of South Asian and Black solidarity

November 12, 2020

Three days after the police killing of George Floyd, a fire damaged a Bangladeshi-Indian restaurant. In a statement on Facebook, Hafsa Islam, the daughter of owner Ruhel Islam, wrote that she heard her...

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