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Comedian Hasan Minhaj discusses power of satire, solidarity

Julia Doran, Reporter

February 28, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Speakers, Student Groups

Having love as a driving force motivates people to support those who are hurting, Hasan Minhaj, a senior correspondent on The Daily Show, told an audience of more than 200 on Friday night. “A lot of times, people don’t know...

Professor highlights sexuality of Mexican immigrants in talk

Mollie Cahillane, Reporter

October 24, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers

A talk by a Northwestern professor on Wednesday touched upon two hotbed issues at once: immigration and sexuality. Sociology and gender studies Prof. Hector Carrillo spoke at an event titled “Intersecting Identities: Race...

Cook County commissioner, panelists talk local and national immigration reform

Bailey Williams, Reporter

September 26, 2013

Filed under City, Local, National, Politics, State

Cook County Commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia and two other experts led a panel on immigration reform Wednesday night, addressing local issues as well as the congressional stalemate on a bipartisan deal that would outline a...

Updated: Northwestern School of Law dean comes out in support of admitting undocumented immigrants

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

April 17, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

The dean of Northwestern's law school announced this evening his support for admitting and enrolling undocumented immigrants. In an email to the School of Law community, Dean Daniel Rodriguez said he has started drafting a...

Hernandez advocates for immigrants at One Book talk

Jamie Lovegrove, Reporter

October 24, 2012

Filed under Academic, Campus

Adolfo Hernandez, the director of Chicago’s Office for New Americans, spoke to Northwestern students and Evanston community members Tuesday evening about his efforts to make Chicago the “most immigrant-friendly city in the...