The Daily Northwestern

Wildside cancels Fitzerland after new restrictions

Alice Yin, Campus Editor

September 25, 2015

Wildside has canceled Fitzerland, its student-run tailgate area, for Saturday’s home football game against Ball State University. Northwestern Athletics will still host a tailgate event before the game Saturday, as part of...

Goodman: Football game-day changes hurt student experience

Meredith Goodman, Columnist

September 24, 2014

I always look forward to the yearly football game during Wildcat Welcome. I love seeing my friends, watching the band and rooting for my Wildcats. However, this past Saturday morning, I didn’t enjoy the experience nearly as...

Northwestern launches new ID policy at Fitzerland tailgate

Cat Zakrzewski, Web Editor

November 16, 2013

Students will now need to provide identification and wear a wrist band to consume alcohol in the university-sanctioned tailgating area Fitzerland, Dean of Students Todd Adams announced in an email Friday evening. In addition...