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Parker: Bizarre ‘parody’ Instagram account promotes toxic campus culture

Sienna Parker, Op-Ed Contributor

May 15, 2018

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

While on Facebook looking for a distraction and a quick laugh on the Northwestern Memes for Cultured Teens group, I happened upon a disturbing post. One of the group’s members posted a screenshot of an Instagram account called...

The Spectrum: Why Asian Americans should be politically conscious

Johan Qin, Columnist

April 28, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Spectrum

This essay is part of The Spectrum, a weekly forum in our Opinion section for marginalized voices to share their perspectives. To submit a piece for The Spectrum or discuss story ideas, please email spectrum@dailynorthwestern.com. Peter Liang, a former New York police officer, was sentenced to fi...

Actor, activist Wallace Shawn speaks on political messages in his plays

Jackie Montalvo, Reporter

October 27, 2014

Filed under City, Local

Actor, playwright and activist Wallace Shawn spoke at Northwestern on Sunday night about his plays and his beliefs about privilege. Shawn, who is known for his acting roles in "The Princess Bride" and "Gossip Girl" and his...

Composer attends Bienen performance of his award-winning work

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

January 26, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Speakers

Award-winning composer David Lang attended a performance Sunday afternoon of his Pulitzer Prize-winning work, "The Little Match Girl Passion" by the Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble. "The Little Match Girl Passion," ...