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Daoud: Everything is changing, but that’s OK

Sarah Daoud

June 19, 2013

Filed under Graduation Issue 2013

The other day someone called me an alum.  It was nothing short of horrifying. The truth is, I don’t know how to exist outside of Northwestern. My four years here have been more formative than I ever could have imagined,...

Kim: The value of a Northwestern education

JuJu Kim

June 19, 2013

Filed under Graduation Issue 2013

I remember an incident about four years ago, several days after I decided to enroll at Northwestern, when a family friend declared my choice foolish. “My friend who went to Medill has to work multiple freelance jobs to make...

The Rundown: Week of May 19

Annie Bruce, Current Assistant Editor

May 22, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Music, Odds & Ends, The Current, TV

After making it through cheating scandals and rumored rough patches, Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson have finally called it quits. Stewart, clearly in need of some cheering up (aka boy-bashing anthems), stopped by Tayl...

Dance Marathon 2013 goes back to its roots, promotes sustainability

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

March 8, 2013

Filed under Dance Marathon 2013

In 1975, a group of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity brothers decided to organize a dance marathon on Northwestern’s campus for the first time. Creating fliers on typewriters and actively promoting the event on campus, the brothers...

Kellogg alumni named ‘Social Entrepreneurs of the Year’

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

February 20, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

After bringing technological solutions to impoverished parts of the world, last week two Kellogg School of Management alumni were named Social Entrepreneurs of the Year. The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship recognized...

Evanston to study alternative transportation at Chicago and Main

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

February 13, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local

Evanston is taking steps to research and potentially redesign the Purple Line Station at the intersection of Main Street and Chicago Avenue. The Regional Transportation Authority has labeled the changes Transit-Oriented Development,...