The Daily Northwestern

Volleyball: Cats hope to turn season around against Michigan and Michigan State

Ben Taylor, Reporter

October 11, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

Welsh-Ryan Arena has not been friendly to Northwestern this season. After last Saturday’s loss against Ohio State, the Wildcats dropped to 3-4 in Evanston and are still searching for their first Big Ten win at home. For...

Medline: Beauty and the Underdog

Nick Medline, Assistant Sports Editor

October 10, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Watching the London Olympics as a proud Canadian was something of an ordeal. Canada won a single gold medal – in women's trampoline – and reinforced the generally incorrect notion that my home country is only good at h...

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

Annie Bruce, Reporter

October 8, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Odds & Ends, The Current

Monday, Oct. 8 What: A Conversation with Alan Krueger When: 4 to 5:15 p.m. Where: McCormick Auditorium Cost: Free, but students must register in advance. Alan Krueger, chair of President Barack Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers, will s...

Kids ‘March with the Band’ as Bienen’s Kids Fare kicks off

Amy Whyte, Reporter

October 7, 2012

Filed under Campus

Toddlers clutching their parents’ hands and children touting toy instruments marched along with the Northwestern University Marching Band on Saturday morning, continuing the Bienen School of Music’s tradition of a Kids Fare...

A&O Blowout tickets available Monday morning

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

October 4, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Tickets for A&O Blowout will go on sale 10:30 a.m. Monday. Students can buy tickets for the Oct. 12 concert featuring rapper Nas and rock band Young the Giant through the Norris Box Office and on its website. Tickets will...

A&O Blowout tickets to hit box office Monday morning

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

October 4, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

Tickets for A&O Blowout will go on sale 10:30 a.m. Monday. Students can buy tickets for the Oct. 12 concert featuring rapper Nas and rock band Young the Giant through the Norris Box Office and its website, the group confirmed...

A&O recruits Schapiro for Blowout announcement

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

September 24, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment

This time it was no mistake. Two years after University President Morton Schapiro caught A&O Productions off-guard by prematurely revealing its fall line-up, he announced Monday that rock band Young the Giant and rapper...

Updated: Nas, Young the Giant to perform at A&O Blowout

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

September 24, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Rapper Nas and rock band Young the Giant will perform next month at A&O Blowout, University President Morton Schapiro announced during this morning's freshman convocation. The annual fall concert will be held Oct. 12 at...