The Daily Northwestern

Updated: Evanston, Northwestern agree on caveat in Wrigley pact

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

March 10, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Northwestern has promised Evanston it will keep six football games a year at Ryan Field under a recent agreement to play more at Wrigley Field in Chicago, the University confirmed Saturday. A day earlier, Evanston Mayor Elizabeth...

Be Theirs: Three heart-stoppingly splendid singles

Chelsea Sherlock and James Bien

February 13, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyle, Personality Profiles, Profiles, The Current

Stephen Autar Medill sophomore Stephen Autar is comfortable with the person he is, and his perfect man should share the same kind of self-acceptance. "I like tall guys, facial hair is probably a must," Autar said. "Real...

Paschall: Fitzgerald silently recruits another strong class

John Paschall, Reporter

February 5, 2013

Filed under Football, Sports, Winter Sports

There’s nothing sexy about a Northwestern football recruiting class. You won’t find them with a top-25 ranked class or competing with other Big Ten powerhouses like Ohio State and Michigan. A five-star recruit won’t have...

Updated: Ballet dancer, actor Baryshnikov named this year’s commencement speaker

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 30, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

World-renowned ballet dancer and Emmy-winning actor Mikhail Baryshnikov will give the main address and receive an honorary degree at Northwestern’s 155th commencement, according to a University news release. Baryshnikov,...

Fundraising passes $55 million for new athletic complex

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

January 2, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus

Northwestern is already more than a quarter of the way to its $220 million fundraising goal for a new lakeside athletic complex on North Campus, the University announced Sunday. University President Morton Schapiro and Jim...