The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: #NUDivest from the occupation of Palestine

Noah Whinston and Moira Geary

January 22, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

In the coming weeks, you will see fliers, events and actions supporting something called Northwestern Divest. NU Divest is a grassroots student campaign demanding that the University divest its holdings in corporations that profit...

Women’s Tennis: Wildcats have optimistic outlook after Alabama Invite

Mike Marut, Reporter

January 19, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Tennis

Opening the season against three top-30 teams proved to be a good measure of where No. 17 Northwestern stands. Facing off against No. 18 Georgia Tech, No. 8 Alabama and No. 30 Florida State is a tall order to ask of any team,...

Guest Column: We need to rethink Northwestern’s social culture

Kara Rodby, Guest Columnist

January 6, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

As recruitment season begins today, I’d like to remind freshmen and the whole Northwestern community that it is okay not to be in a sorority or fraternity.  If you do not want to join – whether you just do not see yourself...

Field Hockey: Wildcats march into Big Ten postseason

Mike Marut, Reporter

November 5, 2014

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

Field Hockey On Thursday, third seed Northwestern (13-6, 6-2 Big Ten) looks to advance beyond the first round of the Big Ten Tournament for the first time since 1996. The first opponent will be No. 6 seed Iowa (11-6, 4-4). ...

Field Hockey: Wildcats lose shot at Big Ten title in loss to Penn State

Mike Marut, Reporter

November 3, 2014

Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Sports

No. 8 Northwestern (13-6, 6-2 Big Ten) fell to No. 5 Penn State (14-4, 5-3) 2-1 Friday but won Sunday’s Senior Day game against Kent State (8-10) 1-0. Friday, the Wildcats fought for a piece of the Big Ten title but lost late...

Field Hockey: As season ends, Wildcats focused on becoming Big Ten champions

Mike Marut, Senior Staffer

October 30, 2014

Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

No. 9 Northwestern (12-5, 6-1 Big Ten) hopes to secure back-to-back Big Ten titles this weekend, taking on No. 4 Penn State (13-4, 4-3 Big Ten) and Kent State (8-8, 5-0 Mid-American). The Wildcats have been here before. The...