The Daily Northwestern

Mathew: Year-round civic engagement more powerful than voting

Kevin Mathew, Copy Chief

November 5, 2014

If you did not realize Tuesday was Election Day, you must not have checked your Facebook newsfeed. I felt my patriotism swell when I saw posts celebrating the democratic process. But for every celebration post, I saw just as...

Northwestern, NU Votes organize ‘Voter Van’ to mobilize students

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

November 3, 2014

NU Votes, in collaboration with other campus offices, will be providing transportation to city voting locations Tuesday to give members of the Northwestern community the opportunity to vote in the midterm elections. For...

Chou: A tolerant society requires open discourse

Curtis Chou, Columnist

October 27, 2014

I am not quite sure when I started to get this feeling. A lot of attention recently has been devoted to the exploration of the millennial generation’s ideological leanings and rightfully so. All of us are now at that stage where...