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Block 8: Shiver Me Tinder

Andrea Michelson and Ally Mauch

March 10, 2018

Filed under Campus, Dance Marathon 2018, Latest Stories

Dancers “super-liked” Block 8 — a block sponsored by dating app Tinder and aptly themed “Shiver Me Tinder.” “(The tent is) the best place to find love!” emcee Kelly Eichenholz joked to the crowd of dancers, dressed...

University ‘looking into’ student connected to racial slur sent via Tinder message

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 30, 2017

Filed under Campus, Diversity and Inclusion, Latest Stories

Northwestern is looking into an incident in which a student appeared to send a racial slur via a Tinder message to a Dartmouth College student last week, University spokesman Al Cubbage told The Daily. According to a photo circulate...

Acosta: Technology has deteriorated human connections

Pedro Acosta, Columnist

January 6, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

One day a couple years ago, I sat bored out of my mind during a blackout with no laptop, phone dead and nothing to do. I realized whatever someone chooses to do during a blackout tells so much about them. What would you do if...

Burg: Tinder, midterm elections aren’t mutually exclusive

Madeline Burg, Columnist

October 26, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Once again I’m here to draw your attention to the unique phenomenon that is the millennial generation. Being part of it, I find it hard to move within the world and not feel like the experience is defined quite a bit by society’s...

Dunbar: Traditional dating has disappeared from college campuses

Blair Dunbar, Columnist

October 13, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

By now, some of you may have filled your “How I Met Your Mother” void with NBC’s new show “A to Z.” It tells the entirety of the relationship between titular characters’ Andrew and Zelda from A to Z. But whethe...

New Tinder-like app comes to Northwestern

Annie Bruce, Reporter

September 25, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A new matchmaking app that will match up interested students as "friends," "hook-ups" or "dates" is launching at Northwestern on Sunday night. Friendsy, an app designed by two Princeton University seniors, offers students ...