The Daily Northwestern

Quirky Questions with Project Pumpkin co-chairs

John Yang, Reporter

October 23, 2012

One day a year, hoards of young people flock to Norris with different priorities in mind. They're not yet concerned about checking out college campuses or making a Norbucks run on their way to a student group meeting – they're...

George McGovern, Northwestern alum and former U.S. senator, dead at 90

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

October 21, 2012

George McGovern, former three-term U.S. senator, 1972 Democratic presidential nominee and notable Northwestern alumnus, died Sunday morning at the age of 90. A statement from his family confirmed his death, according to The...

NUcal: A guide to events happening on campus, in Evanston and Chicago this week

Annie Bruce, Reporter

October 13, 2012

Monday, Oct. 15 What: Fashion Focus Chicago: Night at the Museum When: 7 to 11 p.m. Where: Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 2430 N. Cannon Drive Cost: $30 for student ticket On the first night of Fashion Focus...