The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: Rethinking the student-athlete model

Norman C. Wang

April 23, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

April 25 will mark one year since the Northwestern football team voted on whether to form a union represented by the College Athletes Players Association (CAPA). National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) regional director Peter Sung...

Watching the Olympics? Go figure!

Aditi Bhandari, Blogger

February 16, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Music, Songs, The Current

Let’s face it. We’ve all done it. Whether in socks on a hardwood floor, as a kid on wheelies or even on the ice rink at Norris University Center, we’ve all pretended to be a pro figure skater at some point in our lives. With the 2014 Sochi O...

Two-time gold medalist, Chicago native aims for more gold

Lydia Ramsey, Web Editor

February 11, 2014

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Local

Chicago native Shani Davis is competing over the next two weeks in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Davis began competing as a member of the Evanston Speedskating Club when he was six years old. This is his th...

Evanston speedskater to compete in Sochi Olympics

Jack Corrigan, Reporter

February 2, 2014

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston-born speedskater Brian Hansen will be among 230 athletes walking under the star-spangled banner on Friday to kick off the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. Hansen, 23, was born in Evanston and grew up in Glenview,...

Men’s Swimming: Jovanovic ready to start journey as a Wildcat

John Paschall, Assistant Gameday Editor

October 17, 2013

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Once upon a time, an impressively tall man from Lake Forest, Ill. found his way to the the Sports Pavillion and Aquatics Center and set the pool on fire. His name was Matt Grevers, and he became an Olympic gold medalist after spending four ...