The Daily Northwestern

Updated: Ballet dancer, actor Baryshnikov named this year’s commencement speaker

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 30, 2013

World-renowned ballet dancer and Emmy-winning actor Mikhail Baryshnikov will give the main address and receive an honorary degree at Northwestern’s 155th commencement, according to a University news release. Baryshnikov,...

Date announced for Zielinski’s memorial service

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 18, 2013

A memorial service for sociology and Kellogg Prof. Joan Zielinski will be held at 4 p.m. Jan. 30 at Alice Millar Chapel, according to a University news release published Wednesday. Zielinski passed away unexpectedly of a heart...

Belafonte to give MLK week keynote at Pick-Staiger

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

January 8, 2013

The King of Calypso is coming to Northwestern. Harry Belafonte, whose singing popularized the Caribbean music style and whose social activism made him a civil rights icon, will deliver the keynote address commemorating Martin...