The Daily Northwestern

Former senator Richard Lugar discusses state of U.S. foreign relations in annual lecture

Paige Leskin, Reporter

November 14, 2013

Despite numerous concerns about the current state of America’s foreign policy, former Sen. Richard Lugar (R-Ind.) said Wednesday night at Northwestern he still has faith the United States is the “strongest country on Earth." Lugar...

Communication students produce stop-motion film on Soviet space dog Laika

Violet Decker, Reporter

October 9, 2013

Communication juniors Brad Leyden and Tom Mason are pushing the boundaries of traditional Northwestern films with their upcoming project, “Chasing Stars.”  The work uses stop-motion to depict Laika, a Soviet pup known to...