The Daily Northwestern

Block 3: It’s Britney, Block

Clare Proctor and Victoria Lee

March 10, 2018

Filed under Campus, Dance Marathon 2018, Latest Stories, Top Stories

Stretching into the early hours of Saturday morning, Britney Spears and will.i.am’s “Scream & Shout” blared into the Dance Marathon tent as dancers kicked off the third block of the 30-hour event. Block 3, themed ...

Closson: Black arts on campus deserve more awareness, recognition

Troy Closson, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

Earlier this month, Barry Jenkins, director of Academy Award-winning film “Moonlight,” spoke on campus, drawing a packed audience and sparking conversation about the importance of diverse storytelling and art forms. Reactions were similarly enthusiastic in January, when writer Ta-Nehisi Coates spoke at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall about his per...

Big K.R.I.T. headlines FMO’s annual spring concert

Preston R. Michelson, Reporter

April 20, 2014

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment

For Members Only hosted its annual Spring Concert on Saturday night featuring rapper Big K.R.I.T. and several other groups. The event was held on the East Lawn outside Norris University Center and attracted about 400 attendee...