The Daily Northwestern

Off Script: After Trump, using art as political resistance

Maggie Monahan, Op-Ed Contributer

November 15, 2016

Filed under Columns, Contributors, Opinion

On Wednesday night, I had to pull myself out of bed. As director of the 75th Annual Dolphin Show, “Little Shop of Horrors,” I should have felt the six months’ worth of daily preparation and giddy anticipation I had put into...

More than 750 sign petition to make Northwestern a ‘sanctuary’ for undocumented people

Mariana Alfaro, Web Editor

November 15, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

A petition asking University President Morton Schapiro and other administrators to declare Northwestern a "sanctuary" for undocumented students, workers and their families in reaction to President-elect Donald Trump’s election ...

Northwestern hosts regional summit on Asian-American identity for first time since 1997

Madeleine Fernando, Reporter

November 13, 2016

Filed under Campus, Diversity and Inclusion, Events, Latest Stories

For the first time since 1997, Northwestern hosted the Midwest Asian American Students Union Leadership Summit, with hundreds gathering at Norris University Center on Saturday. The summit’s final speaker, history Prof. ...

Being abroad can feel isolating after U.S. election, students say

Erica Snow, Assistant Campus Editor

November 11, 2016

Filed under Campus

When Kimberly Hill went to bed in Paris on Tuesday night, the election was too close to call. She woke up the next day to a Donald Trump victory. Hill, a Weinberg junior, said she believes social progress occurred during...

Less than 10 percent of Evanston voters cast ballot for Donald Trump

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 11, 2016

Filed under City, Local, National, Politics

Although the results of the presidential election stunned many, voting margins in Evanston were as expected for a predominantly-Democratic city. About 7 percent of Evanston residents voted for president-elect Donald Trump,...

Mitchell: President Schapiro, your statement trivializes my fear

Jade Mitchell, Op-Ed Contributor

November 10, 2016

Filed under Columns, Contributors, Opinion

As a junior, I've received my fair share of Morty emails addressing current events. But his statement in response to the election rubs me the wrong way. Part of the statement read: “The results of yesterday’s presidential...

Local women in politics mourn Clinton loss

Nora Shelly, City Editor

November 10, 2016

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, National, Politics, State

As the reality of a Donald Trump presidency began to sink in Wednesday, elected officials and leading women in the predominantly-Democratic city of Evanston lamented what could have been. Based on polling and punditry, people...