The Daily Northwestern

A reflection on how we talk about suicide

Jane Recker, Assistant Monthly Editor

April 17, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Latest Stories, Television and Film, The Monthly

This piece deals with the topic of suicide, sometimes in a graphic nature. I remember where I was when I watched the suicide scene in “13 Reasons Why.” Nestled in the comfort of my unmade bed on a Sunday afternoon, I watched...

Reed: Studios have themselves to blame for box office failures

Chase Reed, Columnist

October 9, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

My memories of home are inextricably tied to going out to the movies. Whenever my family would make the trek to my grandmother’s house — to stay over, celebrate or reunite with family — we’d drive by a wide, open field...

Stratton and Sawhney: Is change in Cuba in our near future?

Abigail Stratton and Asha Sawhney

April 8, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

This January in his annual State of the Union address, President Barack Obama announced Washington’s strategy on Cuba was “long past its expiration date.” Obama then ordered Congress to begin the hard work to lift the embargo, and a State...

Top 10 all-purpose Valentine’s Day activities

Hayley Glatter, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 11, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Whether you’re riding solo, in a relationship or caught in the unfortunate state of not knowing whether that guy you hooked up with a few times and study with in the library is your valentine, you need something to do on Saturday...

Bascom: Why I do watch TV

November 3, 2014