The Daily Northwestern

Trayvon Martin’s mother speaks at Northwestern about activism

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

November 6, 2014

More than two years after Trayvon Martin's death, his mother, Sybrina Fulton, spoke Tuesday at Northwestern about her work to create positive change after her son's death. “To me, Trayvon was used as a symbol to bring...

Journalist Isabel Wilkerson to deliver Allison Davis Lecture

Amy Whyte, Assistant Campus Editor

October 9, 2013

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Isabel Wilkerson will deliver this year's Allison Davis Lecture on Nov. 7 in Harris Hall. Wilkerson was the first black woman to win the Pulitzer Prize in journalism, in recognition of her...