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The Rundown: Week of Oct. 21

Haley Boston, Columnist

October 25, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip, Movies, Odds & Ends, The Current, TV

This week in the lives of the rich and famous... Less than two weeks before the election, President Barack Obama was the guest on Jay Leno’s “The Tonight Show.” His recent appearances on many late-night talk shows allow...

Early voting option attracts few Northwestern students

Sophia Bollag, Reporter

October 24, 2012

Filed under Campus, Daily Decision, Student Groups

Although early voting in Illinois began Monday, few Northwestern students say they plan to take advantage of it. Early voting in Illinois will continue through Nov. 3. Of the 1,003 students who registered to vote through NU...

Organic Chemistry: Andy & Jenna

Chelsea Sherlock, Columnist

October 24, 2012

Filed under Columns & Reviews, Lifestyle, Quotes, The Current

We paired up Communication sophomore Jenna Van Duyne and McCormick sophomore Andy Nwaelele for Organic Chemistry based on their mutual interest in volunteering and desire to meet someone who doesn't take themselves too seriou...

Q&A: Lovers and Madmen’s ‘Macbeth’ director Amalie Vega

Annie Bruce, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Personality Profiles, Profiles, Quotes, The Current, Theater

Lovers & Madmen  is no stranger to the works of William Shakespeare, but the group's newest production challenges the typical interpretation of “Macbeth.” Director Amalie Vega, a Communication junior, spoke with The Current about the ...

Organic Chemistry: Matt & Melina

Chelsea Sherlock, Columnist

October 17, 2012

Filed under Columns & Reviews, Lifestyle, Quotes, The Current

For the first installment of Organic Chemistry, The Current paired up Communication freshman Matt LaFond and Weinberg sophomore Melina Yeh, setting them up on a blind date. Melina: We went to the Unicorn Cafe for our date. We...

Theatre and Interpretation Center kicks off annual costume sale

Zachary Elvove, Reporter

October 16, 2012

Filed under Campus, Theater

With Halloween two weeks away, Northwestern students clamored for costumes, masks and accessories at the Theatre and Interpretation Center's annual Halloween Costume Sale on Tuesday. TI produces, manages, funds and administers...

New program to provide resources for students living off campus

Stephanie Yang, Reporter

October 7, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Government

Northwestern is starting a new program to address the problems and concerns of students living off campus. The Off-Campus Ambassador Program is set to begin in Winter Quarter. Tony Kirchmeier, director of off-campus life, will...