The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern students collaborate with middle schoolers for play

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 17, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment, Theater

Snow will fall on Evanston this Friday when Northwestern students will collaborate with local middle schoolers to present a production of "The Snow Queen." Thirteen NU students and 14 students from Haven Middle School in Evanston...

ASG unveils online platform to hear more student voices

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 9, 2013

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology, Student Government

Associated Student Government unveiled at its senate meeting Wednesday an online platform for students to submit suggestions to improve student life at Northwestern. The platform, entitled Campus Voice, allows students to...

Bienen kicks off ninth-annual broadcast series

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 6, 2013

Filed under Academic, Campus

The Bienen School of Music aired the first portion of its four-part “Music from Northwestern” series last night as part of a weekly Sunday evening show to be broadcast throughout January. The program, broadcasting for the...

Organic Chemistry: Wilson and Sarah

Chelsea Sherlock, Columnist

November 15, 2012

Filed under Columns & Reviews, Lifestyle, The Current

For this week's blind date, Wilson Smith went to lunch at Clarke's. Smith, a Bienen and Weinberg freshman, and Sarah Mowaswes, a Communication freshman, were paired up based on their shared desire for a laid-back date. After...

Evanston150 steering committee provides one year anniversary updates

Olga Gonzalez Latapi, Reporter

November 8, 2012

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

The steering committee of Evanston150 celebrated its one year anniversary Thursday by updating the community on its projects intended to move the community forward. About 100 people attended the meeting at the Lorraine H. Morton...

John Cage festival highlights goals of Institute for New Music

Connor Samuelson, Reporter

November 6, 2012

Filed under Academic, Campus, Student Groups

To inaugurate the newly established Institute for New Music, Northwestern's Bienen School of Music is hosting a festival this month featuring the work of contemporary composer John Cage. The John Cage Festival, running Nov....

Music majors pursuing dual degrees form association for extra support

Ayla Gotkan, Reporter

October 11, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Five Northwestern upperclassmen founded this August an association that will provide an extra support system for music dual degree students. The group, the Association for Music Dual Degree Students, held its first meeting...

Kids ‘March with the Band’ as Bienen’s Kids Fare kicks off

Amy Whyte, Reporter

October 7, 2012

Filed under Campus

Toddlers clutching their parents’ hands and children touting toy instruments marched along with the Northwestern University Marching Band on Saturday morning, continuing the Bienen School of Music’s tradition of a Kids Fare...