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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

Former first lady Michelle Obama hugs a student at Whitney Young Magnet High School. Obama visited her alma mater Monday in advance of her book tour.

Ahead of book release, Michelle Obama tells students to find their stories, use their voices

November 12, 2018

CHICAGO — Before kicking off her much-anticipated book tour, former first lady Michelle Obama stopped by her alma mater to chat with high school students and share her key message: finding one’s story...

Former Wisconsin Sen. Russell Feingold speaks to students about the current state of politics on Friday. Feingold answered questions from students during a Q&A session hosted by the Department of Political Science.

Former U.S. senator talks Trump, American democracy’s future

January 15, 2018

Former Wisconsin Sen. Russell Feingold told a crowd of students in Scott Hall on Friday that the state of American politics saddens him, as he offered steps that could be taken to revive it. “I can’t...

Seth Meyer and wife Alexi Ashe arrives at the 75th Annual Golden Globes at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018.

Seth Meyers hosts 75th Golden Globe Awards Ceremony

January 8, 2018

Northwestern alum Seth Meyers hosted the 75th Golden Globe Awards Ceremony in Beverly Hills on Sunday. As Meyers (Communication ‘96) noted, however, given the circumstances in Hollywood it might...

Vargas: Hollywood feminists are not focused enough on issues specific to women of color

Vargas: Hollywood feminists are not focused enough on issues specific to women of color

May 24, 2016

Although the word was hardly used during my childhood, the notions of feminism and equality were the basis of the values my mom instilled in me. I’m fortunate to have been raised in an environment that...

Gates: Expertise should outweigh celebrity status

Gates: Expertise should outweigh celebrity status

May 26, 2015

Publicly voicing support for political and social causes is a popular endeavor for Northwestern students. Although support for these causes can be voiced through many mediums, social media makes it far...

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