The Daily Northwestern

Environmental leader advocates governmental change, student activism

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

November 8, 2012

Filed under Academic, Campus

An experienced environmental activist and policymaker shared his vision for a sustainable American policy and encouraged young people to engage in environmental advocacy Thursday afternoon at Northwestern. James Gustave Speth,...

Guest Column: Hoping for bipartisanship — and an Obama victory

Adam Roth, Guest Columnist

November 6, 2012

Filed under Columns, Daily Decision, Opinion

When I was campaigning in Iowa, knocking on doors, a woman noticed that my hands were turning blue, and she insisted that she give me a pair of gloves that belonged to her son, who was now in college. Such a random act of kindness...

Watters: Romney’s jobs negativity rubs the wrong way

Arabella Watters, Assistant Forum Editor

October 7, 2012

Filed under Columns, Daily Decision, Opinion

When the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its monthly jobs report Friday, I felt an odd sense of conflict. I should have been ecstatic that the economy might finally be looking up. Contrary to some theories out there, numbers...