The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern gets ‘We Will’ campaign underway with Pick-Staiger celebration

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

March 14, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Northwestern kicked off its $3.75 billion capital campaign Friday afternoon at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall with support from notable alumni, students and faculty. The event featured a video from Stephen Colbert (Communication...

Fred Armisen surprises with comedy, musical chops on ‘Late Night’

David Lee, Blogger

March 4, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, The Current, TV

I was absolutely thrilled when Seth Meyers first announced Fred Armisen as the bandleader for his new show, “Late Night with Seth Meyers.” Although I am not an avid follower of Armisen’s sketch-comedy show “Por...

Here We Go Again: March 7

Erica Witte, Blogger

March 4, 2014

Filed under Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

"I want to say something to George Clooney that no woman has ever said to him, which is, 'George, please, stop.’" — Amy Poehler, on "Late Night with Seth Meyers."   "When I'm home with my kids I'm still just Academy...

Pop culture to get excited about this Winter Quarter

Devan Coggan, Current editor

January 15, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Movies, The Current, TV

With an influx of new TV shows in the fall and an abundance of blockbuster movies each summer, winter can feel like a boring time to be a pop culture fan. Fortunately, this Winter Quarter promises plenty of new releases to look...

The Rundown: Week of May 12

Annie Bruce, Current Assistant Editor

May 15, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Odds & Ends, The Current, TV

The creators of “How I Met Your Mother” are experts at dragging out events, but on Monday, the fans who patiently waited eight seasons finally witnessed the introduction of the titular mother character. And although I’d be ly...

Thumbs: Oct. 10

October 9, 2012

Filed under Dajae Coleman, Opinion

Thumbs up  Evanston Township High School rescheduled homecoming events due to “recent community incidents in the Church Street area.” The school’s homecoming game was played Saturday afternoon, instead of Friday night,...