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Letter to Editor: Blessings in a Backpack CEO applauds Dance Marathon efforts

February 23, 2016

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Dear Northwestern Community, On behalf of Blessings in a Backpack and the nearly 86,000 children we feed across the country each weekend, we applaud your outstanding efforts to raise funds and awareness for childhood hunger throu...

Cheers Elephant, Magic Man to play annual concert benefitting DM

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 8, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

Cheers Elephant will headline A&O Productions and Dance Marathon’s annual Benefit concert Saturday and Magic Man will open the show, the two organizations announced Thursday. The concert will be held on Norris University...

FDA details potential plan to grant accelerated approval to Duchenne treatment

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

April 22, 2014

Filed under Campus, Dance Marathon 2014, Latest Stories

The Food and Drug Administration outlined a possible pathway that would grant accelerated approval to a drug with the potential to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy, the disease Dance Marathon raised more than $1.3 million to fu...

Letter to the Editor: Student leaders urge NUDM to be bigger than a tent

Northwestern Student Leaders

April 14, 2014

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

We recognize that Northwestern University Dance Marathon is an important campus tradition that unites over 1,000 students every year to support notable philanthropy organizations. While we appreciate the tradition, as student...

Updated: Dance Marathon selects 2015 executive co-chairs

Paulina Firozi, Editor in Chief

April 4, 2014

Filed under Campus, Dance Marathon 2014, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Ander Aretakis and David Ryan will be the co-chairs for Dance Marathon 2015, the organization announced Friday. Aretakis and Ryan, both Weinberg juniors, will head the executive board for the 41st year of Dance Marathon....