The Daily Northwestern

Ryan Field student section switches sides

Alex Putterman, Assistant Sports Editor

February 6, 2014

Northwestern students will have a new view of Wildcat football next season. The Wildside student section, as well as the Northwestern University Marching Band, will move to the southeast corner of Ryan Field opposite its previous location, the athletic department announced Tuesday. Until now, television cameras had faced away from the students...

Northwestern launches new ID policy at Fitzerland tailgate

Cat Zakrzewski, Web Editor

November 16, 2013

Students will now need to provide identification and wear a wrist band to consume alcohol in the university-sanctioned tailgating area Fitzerland, Dean of Students Todd Adams announced in an email Friday evening. In addition...

ASG, Wildside join NUMB to promote Purple Fridays

Tyler Pager, Reporter

November 8, 2013

For members of Northwestern University Marching Band, Fridays have always meant one thing: Wear purple. Now, however, NUMB wants “Purple Fridays," one of its long-standing practices, to become ingrained in the rest of...

Updated: World of Beer calls off Illinois’ Coaches Caravan stop

Josh Walfish, Sports Editor

May 1, 2013

Update, 8:30 p.m.: World of Beer owner Ted Mavrakis said his decision was influenced by the student response. "I don't want to alienate the community in which we live, so I made the decision," Mavrakis said. Original story: Illinois is no...