The Daily Northwestern

ASG extends Superstorm Sandy fundraising efforts

Meghan Morris, Reporter

January 13, 2013

After raising more than a thousand dollars, Associated Student Government will extend to mid-February its three-month-long fundraising effort for those affected by Superstorm Sandy. ASG President Victor Shao said 'Cats Care: Proj...

Thompson Plaza crowd celebrates Obama’s victory

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 7, 2012

CHICAGO — The president’s hometown celebrated his projected reelection at the watch party hosted by CNN. At Thompson Plaza in the Loop, hundreds cheered, cried and hugged when CNN projected the President’s win at ab...

Updated: Obama wins re-election, news outlets project

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 6, 2012

CHICAGO — President Barack Obama won re-election tonight shortly after news outlets projected that he would claim electoral victory in battleground state Ohio. "We're all in this together," Obama tweeted moments after NBC...