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Study: Evanston police stand out for ‘upfront’ use of stop and frisk

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 26, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A new report by the Better Government Association says the Evanston Police Department's use of stop and frisk is one of the most transparent in the Chicago area. The Chicago-based watchdog's study, published Tuesday, found that EPD has publicized the controversial tactic more than at least 10 other police departments in...

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...