The Daily Northwestern

Schwartz: Dog Days epitomizes complexity of Greek life philanthropy

Alex Schwartz, Opinion Editor

May 22, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters from Editor, Opinion

I don’t even like hot dogs. I can’t remember the last time I ate one, and I plan on keeping it that way. Last week, I did not purchase a single one no matter how many times the fraternity men in hot dog suits placed so auspiciously...

Letter to the Editor: Please keep dancing, NUDM is a tent, not a biodome

March 13, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion

I would like to respond to some of the ideas expressed in the letter to the editor, “Dance Marathon is a biodome of oppressive systems.” Though I personally think many aspects of the aforementioned article are misinformed or we...

Evanston Community Foundation aims to expand in 30th year

Syd Stone, Reporter

October 4, 2016

Filed under City, Local

The Evanston Community Foundation celebrated 30 years of assisting local organizations, highlighting its plans to expand its efforts in the near future. ECF development officer Amy Monday said the foundation aims to grow their...

Guest Column: It’s time to rethink collegiate fundraising

Kara Rodby, Guest Columnist

November 5, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

In the campus discussion surrounding Kappa Kappa Gamma and Zeta Beta Tau's “Jail N' Bail” event, some argue the groups’ roleplaying as convicts is ironic and insensitive, while others defend the groups’ intentions and...

Letter to the Editor: ‘Jail-and-Bail’ philanthropy event inherently offensive

Ajay Nadig

October 26, 2014

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Kappa Kappa Gamma's "Jail-and-Bail" is, as I understand it, an event during which members of the sorority dress up as "prison inmates," and have friends and others pay to "free" them from the "mock jail." For some, it may not...