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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


Attendees lit candles and sang gospel music to honor King during the candlelight vigil.

Community gathers for candlelight vigil to honor MLK’s legacy as Black History Month approaches

January 28, 2024

Candle lights flickered and gospel tunes filled the air in Alice Millar Chapel Sunday evening. Northwestern students, staff and community members came together to celebrate the annual Dr. Martin Luther...

Bienen senior Olivia Pierce, one of two recipients of this year’s Dr. Clinton Bristow, Jr. award.

Kappa Alpha Psi presents 2023 Dr. Clinton Bristow Jr. Awards

October 8, 2023

The Theta Alumni Association of Northwestern’s oldest historically Black Greek lettered organization, the Theta chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi, presented two NU students with awards in honor of Dr. Clinton...

Multiple people in black attire singing behind a podium.

Black Health and Wellness Collaborative honors Tyre Nichols in candlelight vigil

February 8, 2023

Content warning: This article discusses police brutality, racism and death.  With song, prayer and performance, members of the Northwestern community gathered in a candlelit Alice Millar Chapel on...

Illustration of the outside of a church.

‘Gays and Gospel’ event honors Black and queer gospel singers

October 12, 2022

The sound of drums, piano chords, clapping hands and vocal riffs filled the Alice Millar Chapel on Tuesday during the “Gays and Gospel” event. School of Communication Dean E. Patrick Johnson and...

People cheering and waving behind a metal barrier.

Mayfest announces FMO Second Stage Student Artists for 50th Dillo Day

May 18, 2022

Student artists Kaze, Moyana Olivia and Rhome will perform on the For Members Only Second Stage on Saturday at Dillo Day, Mayfest Productions announced Tuesday.  Dillo Day, the nation’s largest student-run...

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