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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

A student kneels next to an outdoor table at the Fall Festi-Ful, painting a pumpkin surrounded by orange plastic cups.

Northwestern Dining hosts food-rich Fall Festi-Ful

October 6, 2022

Pumpkins, flowers and food filled tables on Norris University Center’s East Lawn on Thursday as students enjoyed the sunshine and festivities at Northwestern Dining’s Fall Festi-Ful. Norris staple...

Where does Northwestern’s food waste go?

February 23, 2022

Have you ever wondered what happens to Northwestern’s leftover dining hall food? The waste, which measures up to about 3.6 tons, gets composted every week. Some trays of food that do not go out to serve...

Student checks into Allison Dining Hall at front register.

Northwestern Dining launches more sustainable to-go container program

January 26, 2022

Northwestern Dining will distribute new green OZZI to-go containers starting Jan. 31.  The decision was made after students failed to return more than 12,000 purple OZZI containers in fall 2021, according...

Plastic sign on the right half of photo reads “Take-Out Only Dining” in yellow. Background of photo is a Northwestern dining hall.

Mixed thoughts, sustainability concerns on dining during Wildcat Wellness

January 5, 2022

As students move back on campus for the start of Winter Quarter, Wildcat Wellness dining restrictions pose new challenges for some and unexpected benefits for others.  Northwestern Dining made several...

A person in white holds a battery-powered candle, placing it onto a small pedestal holding a picture of a Hindu goddess. Around the person are several similar candles.

Northwestern holds first institution-backed celebration of Diwali

November 5, 2021

Northwestern’s first-ever institution-backed celebration of Diwali included a gathering in Cahn Auditorium, a student-created display of nearly 5,000 diyas across campus and Indian dishes in all major...

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