The Daily Northwestern

Alum Andrew Mason launches new transcription service startup

Allie Goulding, Assistant Campus Editor

February 19, 2018

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

When Andrew Mason founded Groupon, he said the goal was to get people out of their homes and away from their computer screens. “The thing that I always loved about working on Groupon was the idea that we were catalyzing people...

Northwestern Symphony Orchestra to tour Asia, marks first international tour in school history

Jane Recker, Arts and Entertainment Editor

December 23, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Latest Stories, Music

Over spring break, Northwestern’s top orchestral students will go on a three-city tour of Asia to showcase their talents to an international audience, the University announced in a news release. The Northwestern Symphony...

Letter to the Editor: Bienen dual-degree program inevitably presents challenges, school-wide changes would be misguided

April 25, 2017

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion

In response to Nathan Goldrich’s op-ed, I felt the need to highlight and correct a few portions that demonstrate a concerning lack of knowledge, about both the dual-degree program and the Northwestern student body. The author begins ...

Goldrich: Bienen dual degree overworks students, needs structural changes

Nathan Goldrich, Op-Ed Contributor

April 23, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

Each year, students from all around the world apply to Northwestern’s unique five-year, dual-degree program, which enables students in the Bienen School of Music to simultaneously obtain another degree from the Weinberg College...

Bienen graduate student discusses diversity in classical music at TEDxNorthwesternU event

Alan Perez, Reporter

April 16, 2017

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

A second-year graduate student in the Bienen School of Music spoke about his desire to diversify Bienen’s core curriculum and reflected on his experience as a black classical musician during this year’s TEDxNorthwesternU conference. Steven...

Bienen graduate students chosen to perform at Kennedy Center

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 3, 2016

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Four Bienen School of Music graduate students will perform at the John F. Kennedy Center later this month as part of a showcase for up-and-coming musical artists from colleges, universities and conservatories across the natio...