The Daily Northwestern

Journalists discuss experiences as foreign reporters in Cuba

Maddie Jarrard, Reporter

January 24, 2017

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

Three days since President Barack Obama left office, three journalists spoke at a panel Monday about the future of journalism in Cuba, a nation with which the former president worked to repair decades of strained relations. The...

Northwestern’s Cuba program to receive Department of State grant

Madeline Fox, Assistant Campus Editor

May 7, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus

Northwestern’s Cuba study abroad program will be awarded a State Department education initiative grant for its work in sending U.S. students to study in the Western Hemisphere. It is the first program in Cuba to receive funding...

Stratton and Sawhney: Is change in Cuba in our near future?

Abigail Stratton and Asha Sawhney

April 8, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

This January in his annual State of the Union address, President Barack Obama announced Washington’s strategy on Cuba was “long past its expiration date.” Obama then ordered Congress to begin the hard work to lift the embargo, and a State...

Gelman: Dissecting Obama’s State of the Union address

Max Gelman, Columnist

January 22, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Emboldened with the knowledge that his approval rating is at 50 percent for the first time since Spring 2013, President Barack Obama delivered his annual State of the Union address Tuesday night with a swagger and confidence we haven’...

Northwestern named winner of Paul Simon Spotlight Award for Global Health Studies program

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

March 4, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern was named one of three winners of the 2013 Senator Paul Simon Spotlight Award by NAFSA: Association of International Educators for its rapidly developing Global Health Studies program, according to a University release...

Goodman: Blue Jays should set example for athletes and promote tolerance

Meredith Goodman, Columnist

September 26, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Many athletes recently have adorned their eyeblack with symbolic messages, including areas codes, team logos and bible verse numbers (sported most famously by quarterback Tim Tebow). But on Sept. 15, Toronto Blue Jays shortstop...