Northwestern University student dance groups shake up fall dance review

Refresh Dance Crew, founded in 2005, takes the stage.

By Selah Holland Medill Reports ReFusionShaka welcomed more than 2,000 attendees from Northwestern University and the Chicago area to the annual fall dance review with bold, edgy choreography. Northwestern student urban dance groups Fusion Dance Company and Refresh Dance Crew, and contemporary dance squad Boomshaka collaboratively performed in Cahn Auditorium on campus. The annual fall […]

Campus Kitchen back in action amid recent move

Laine Kaehler and Chris Kim repack salads in preparation for the next delivery shift.

By Selah Holland Medill Reports Campus Kitchen, a Northwestern University student organization that redistributes unused food to nonprofit organizations and food insecure individuals in Evanston, recently moved into the Great Room kitchen in Great Hallon campus  a few weeks ago. This relocation, into a 1920s dining hall that later morphed into a café and catering […]

Northwestern students find stress relief in high-intensity boxing

Rachel Philips, 20, wraps her hands before the boxing class begins.

By Selah Holland Medill Reports Classes. Grades. Stress. Clubs. Homework. These words probably trigger thoughts of school and, more specifically, college. Higher education is notorious for cultivating high-pressure environments, making it challenging for students to prioritize their personal well-being. At a top school such as Northwestern University, students are often seeking ways to relieve their […]

Lincoln Park bar continues quirky turtle races under new ownership

Turtle race attendees cheer for their favorite turtles.

By Selah Holland Medill Reports It’s a Friday night at the Tin Lizzie bar, where you can find DePaul and Northwestern University students, Lincoln Park residents, and Chicago visitors crowding through the front entrance, ready for a night of music and drinks. From the outside, the scene is just like that of any other bar […]