The Daily Northwestern

Black student athletes discuss identity conflicts, share personal experiences at panel

Ben Pope, Reporter

February 18, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

When Derrick Thompson, a wide receiver for Northwestern football from 1996 to 2000, first walked into the Black House his freshman year, he said he felt an unexpected tension. Others saw him as an athlete, not a black student....

Clayton Thorson, Anthony Walker lead Northwestern to 10-3 lead over Stanford

Alex Putterman, Web Editor

September 5, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

The first half could not have gone too much better for Clayton Thorson and Northwestern. The redshirt freshman quarterback looked comfortable in the pocket and scampered for a 42-yard touchdown run as Northwestern grabbed a...