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Adrenaline pumping: Reviewing “The 24 Hour Theatre Project” and “Boomshaka: Disclosure”

Zach Barr, Theater Columnist

May 14, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Music, The Current, Theater

I've heard people talking about this last weekend as "the gap week" for student theater. True, none of the nine major student theater groups on campus put anything up, but there were certainly shows to go see (beyond just the...

Particle physicists discuss Higgs boson discovery

David Friedman, Reporter

November 8, 2012

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

The recent discovery of the Higgs boson is one of the most important scientific achievements made so far this century, and more than 100 students and community members gathered Wednesday to hear Northwestern professors and CERN...

NUcal: A guide to events happening on campus, in Evanston and Chicago this week

Annie Bruce, Reporter

October 28, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Odds & Ends, The Current

Monday, Oct. 29 What: Knockout Autism with the Northwestern University Basketball Teams When: 8 to 10 p.m. Where: SPAC Cost: $5 in advance, $7 at the door Play basketball with the Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams, and win gift cards to places like Chees...

NUcal: A guide to events happening on campus, in Evanston and Chicago this week

Annie Bruce, Reporter

October 21, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Odds & Ends, The Current

Monday, Oct. 22 What: Richard Leopold Lecture: Juan Cole When: 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. Where: Harris Hall Cost: Free As the Richard Leopold Lecturer, Juan Cole will talk about “Obama, Romney and the Greater Middle East.”...

NUcal: A guide to events happening on campus, in Evanston and Chicago this week

Annie Bruce, Reporter

October 7, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Odds & Ends, The Current

Monday, Oct. 8 What: A Conversation with Alan Krueger When: 4 to 5:15 p.m. Where: McCormick Auditorium Cost: Free, but students must register in advance. Alan Krueger, chair of President Barack Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers, will s...