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Evanston adds to Fourth of July activities to mark city’s 150th anniversary

Edward Cox, Assistant Summer Editor

June 25, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

Evanston is expanding its Fourth of July festivities as part of this year's celebration of the city's 150th anniversary. The Evanston 4th of July Association and city have together contributed $20,000 in additional funds for...

Becht: Support for Northwestern sports must extend past four years

Colin Becht

June 19, 2013

Filed under Graduation Issue 2013

Four years ago, we came to a school without much of an athletic reputation. Sure, alumni and older students would tell us that Northwestern was actually in its athletic prime, and they were right. But at the time, there was very...

Trautwein: What I learned in college: At Northwestern, passion is celebrated

Cally Trautwein

June 18, 2013

Filed under Graduation Issue 2013

Full disclosure: I’m currently in a very particular and precarious emotional state. I watched two movies today: "First Daughter" and "Shakespeare in Love." I have a final tomorrow, and a cold, and I just ate three cookies. We...

Homecoming 2013 looks to bring Northwestern back to ’90s

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

May 20, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

Northwestern alumni returning this fall for Homecoming will have to take things "Step by Step." The theme of Homecoming 2013 will be “NU ‘Cats on the block,” the organization announced tonight. Homecoming co-chair Kate...