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Steinberg: Restricting controversial speakers will only polarize us further

Kent Steinberg, Op-ed Contributor

February 14, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

At Northwestern and many other American universities, the concept of debate is distorted. Our universities were founded with a specific purpose: to educate students to be active and informed individuals in our society. Aristotle...

Evanston partners with other college towns to inform students on housing costs, sustainability

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 20, 2014

Filed under City, Local

Sustainability officials from Evanston and college towns nationwide are partnering to create a website that helps both students and residents make informed decisions about the full renting and environmental costs of their housing. Representatives...

Atheist author Richard Dawkins to host book signing at Pick-Staiger

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

September 11, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

Well-known atheist author and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins will speak at Northwestern on Oct. 3 as part of his fall book tour. Dawkins will hold an event from 7-9 p.m. at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, his foundation...

Statistical Preview: Northwestern vs. California

John Paschall, Reporter

August 29, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs, The Summer Northwestern 2013

We’ve done plenty of analysis on Northwestern with our positional previews. Here’s a look at the Wildcats' Week 1 opponent, the California Golden Bears: The Bear Raid It has been well documented that new Cal head coach ...