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Closson: Why we need people of color in the room

Troy Closson, Opinion Editor

October 10, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I was talking with a friend this weekend when he showed me a Facebook post — a Dove ad depicting a black woman being replaced by a white woman seemingly as a result of using Dove body wash, appearing to illustrate her “becoming...

Editorial: The Daily Northwestern calls for critical election engagement, endorses Mulukutla, Gambrah

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

April 6, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Latest Stories, Opinion

One ticket stands for the presidency and executive vice presidency of Associated Student Government, and it appears voting in this election amounts to little more than bureaucratic tedium. But this election requires more active...

Report includes experiences of black student-athletes at Northwestern

Max Schuman, Sports Editor

September 21, 2016

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

A report on the experience of black students at Northwestern released Monday by a University task force includes comments from a focus group of six student-athletes, providing a sample of the issues black student-athletes face on campus. Protests by students against...

New Christian ministry group seeks to promote mental and emotional health

Marissa Mizroch, Reporter

May 19, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

A new student-led Christian ministry is combining prayer, community and worship to promote mental and emotional health. The Living Room, sponsored by the Church of the Redeemer at Northwestern University, started Friday as...