Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

43° Evanston, IL
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

Glass-paned building with metal letters “Pick-Staiger Concert Hall” above the doors.

Bienen concert ‘The Last Message Received’ becomes a superspreader event

May 13, 2022

After the Bienen School of Music’s concert, “The Last Message Received,” Bienen sophomore Greta McNamee learned she had stood singing right next to the event’s first reported positive COVID-19...

A stool sits in front of a blank music stand on an empty stage. People are visible in the red audience seats behind.

Bienen graduate students conduct Northwestern Symphony Orchestra holiday concert

December 1, 2021

This holiday season, Pick-Staiger Concert Hall will be filled with the sounds of festive classics like Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” and Leroy Anderson’s “Sleigh Ride.”  The Northwestern...

Activist Tarana Burke delivers a keynote address on community healing from sexual abuse in marginalized communities. Burke has been organizing for years and is the founder of the #MeToo movement

Tarana Burke talks MeToo movement during keynote address for MLK Dream Week

January 28, 2020

Before #MeToo became a rallying cry for the global movement against sexual misconduct, Tarana Burke had been organizing communities of color for years to address sexual violence. At Pick-Staiger Concert...

Margaret Atwood discusses modern day politics and the enduring power of “The Handmaid’s Tale”

Margaret Atwood discusses modern day politics and the enduring power of “The Handmaid’s Tale”

October 31, 2018

Hulu’s take on “The Handmaid’s Tale” had already begun filming when the 2016 election season began. The day after Donald Trump was elected as president of the United States, the creative team for...

Dolores Huerta hits history, politics, education

Dolores Huerta hits history, politics, education

October 12, 2018

The Northwestern University Women’s Center kicked off its year-long theme of “Gender, Work, & Power” with a keynote address by civil rights activist Dolores Huerta on Thursday. The speech, fittingly...

Load More Stories
Activate Search
Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881
Pick-Staiger Concert Hall