The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern alum receives Presidential Medal of Freedom

Peter Kotecki, Campus Editor

November 17, 2016

Northwestern alumnus Newton Minow (Speech ‘49, Law ‘50) received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the White House announced Wednesday. The prize, considered the highest civilian honor in the United States, was awarde...

Pincidents: Hair braid horror

Hayley Glatter, Blogger

October 28, 2013

Ugh. Midterms. They’re the worst. It seemed like all my professors were in cahoots this week to make Michael Jordan’s defeat of the evil aliens in “Space Jam” look like a cakewalk in comparison to my schedule. With...

Randolph: Hip-hop’s holy summer

Junius Randolph, Summer Columnist

July 29, 2013

Religiously titled, seemingly Illuminati-driven hip-hop albums have a stranglehold on this summer. And I love it. Jay Z’s bass-knocking "Magna Carta… Holy Grail," Kanye West’s tyrannical "Yeezus" and J. Cole’s humble...