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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Sexual health, sexuality resources on and off campus

August 12, 2022

Leaving home and starting college grants independence to have new experiences and explore untapped facets of your identity. Sex and sexuality are often at the center of that exploration, but questions...

Two signs, one illustrating a shackled uterus and the other reading “Reproductive Rights Now” in green text, are interspersed between human hands held in fists against a light-green background.

NU students discuss past and future work in abortion rights post-Roe

August 2, 2022

When Weinberg junior Vivica Lewis first learned the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, she said she stayed off social media and avoided talking to people about the news because “it just hurt so bad.” Lewis...

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A guide to sexual health and sexuality resources at NU

August 15, 2021

The beginning of college marks a time when taking care of yourself becomes an independent task. This milestone means that many incoming students might be starting to look for sexual health resources for...

Students gathered in front of the Rock with a sign that reads “Take Back the Night.”

College Feminists host Take Back the Night week, organize virtual and in-person events

May 26, 2021

Take Back the Night, a weeklong event supporting sexual violence survivors and hosted by College Feminists, returned with virtual and in-person programming from May 23 to 29.  Weinberg sophomore Susan...

Zanah Thirus. The Chicago-based independent filmmaker said she uses film as a medium to drive social change.

CARE and SHAPE host “Unlearning Sex” screening and Q&A with filmmaker

February 4, 2021

Content warning: This story contains mentions of sexual assault. Sex is not talked about in a society from a pleasure-based perspective, said Chicago-based filmmaker Zanah Thirus. It is often seen as...

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