Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern


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Top Northwestern women athletes who have gone professional

October 27, 2022

The passage of Title IX in 1972 and the subsequent establishment of women’s sports at Northwestern have sparked many careers in professional sports. However, not only are many professional women’s...

Three lacrosse players stand side by side. Two wear blue-and-white Israel jerseys and the third wears a red Canada jersey.

Lacrosse: Northwestern alumni compete in Women’s World Championship, World Games

July 25, 2022

Northwestern lacrosse alum Megan Kinna is no stranger to international competition.  Kinna has competed in multiple world championships as a midfielder for Team Canada. A gold medalist at the 2015...

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The dawn of the NIL era: Northwestern navigates new NCAA landscape with goals to ‘educate and empower’ student-athletes

November 22, 2021

Graduate student attacker Lauren Gilbert has long been one of Northwestern lacrosse’s greatest offensive assets. The Oregon native has been lethal on attack for the Wildcats, receiving All-Big Ten...

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Lacrosse: Cats poised to return to Big Ten, national dominance

August 16, 2021

Lacrosse Northwestern lacrosse looks to return to national prominence in 2022 following a record-breaking 2021 campaign. The Wildcats went 15-1 this season, achieving their first perfect...

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Lacrosse: In first season loss, No. 2 Northwestern falls to No. 3 Syracuse in Final Four

May 29, 2021

Lacrosse TOWSON, Md. — After a tumultuous battle inside the draw circle, graduate student attacker Lindsey McKone found the ball and fired a shot that flew into the net to give Northwestern an early...

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