The Daily Northwestern

Tang: Reflections from France on American gun culture

Tina Tang, Columnist

October 8, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I was talking to my friends when I tried to open the library doors, so I didn’t notice that they weren’t budging. It wasn’t until my second try that I realized the exit to the library wouldn’t open. On the third try, I...

Obama emphasizes income inequality in State of the Union address

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

January 21, 2015

Filed under Campus

Before the new Republican-dominated Congress, President Barack Obama focused on solving income inequality and easing partisan gridlock during Tuesday’s State of the Union address. The president asserted his goal to increase the...

Foods you loved abroad find a place at home

Hayley Glatter, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 7, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Ah, Winter Quarter. A time of late frostbite shuttles, general cold-related saltiness and an impossible deluge of Wildcats who seem to start every sentence with “Well, this one time in Paris …” That’s right, Cats, nearly...

Northwestern student pens housing report for Evanston

Edward Cox, Assistant Summer Editor

August 6, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics, State, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A Northwestern student authored a report this summer on how Evanston is using a federal grant to redevelop foreclosed homes in the city's poorest areas. As an intern this spring for Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, rising Weinberg...

Letter to the Editor: ASG, Alianza officials call for ‘respectful’ celebration of Cinco de Mayo

May 2, 2013

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

With El Cinco de Mayo coming up this weekend, we wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on the actual meaning of the occasion, and how that should guide the way we celebrate this Sunday. Every year, our campus suffers from...

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...

Global Paradigm Project: Fight for same-sex marriage being waged in the streets of Paris

Katarina Kosmina, Global Paradigm Fellow

February 12, 2013

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

Since 1999, same-sex couples in France have been able to enter civil unions, which — like marriages — allow for jointly filed tax returns, sharing of insurance policies, eased access to residency permits for foreigners and...