The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern alums star in dark comedy production

Sophia Bollag, Reporter

October 7, 2012

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

Kristin Collins flexed her palms and smiled neurotically, pausing in the center of the stage to speak. “Let me tell you,” she said enthusiastically, grabbing a thick instruction manual from one of the shelves on the set. “I...

Kids ‘March with the Band’ as Bienen’s Kids Fare kicks off

Amy Whyte, Reporter

October 7, 2012

Filed under Campus

Toddlers clutching their parents’ hands and children touting toy instruments marched along with the Northwestern University Marching Band on Saturday morning, continuing the Bienen School of Music’s tradition of a Kids Fare...

Social media not overwhelming to Internet users, Northwestern study finds

Daniel Schlessinger, Reporter

October 3, 2012

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

Last month, a team of researchers led by a Northwestern professor found that the majority of Internet users are not overwhelmed by the vast amount of online news and social media outlets.  Many pop culture references have ...

Northwestern moves ahead with construction projects

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

September 24, 2012

Filed under Administration, Campus

Students returning to Northwestern this fall will find some areas of campus significantly altered after a number of summer construction projects, and should expect more changes as crews break ground on large-scale projects throughout...

Chet Haze to perform during Wildcat Welcome Week

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

September 18, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Rapper Chet Haze will perform next week at Deering Meadow as part of a Wildcat Welcome event that he is billing as his first on-campus show. The pop artist, Communication senior Chet Hanks, will present a 25-minute set for...