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VIDEO: Why College Ultimate Players Should Play Club

VIDEO: Why College Ultimate Players Should Play Club

People are starting to play ultimate at increasingly younger ages. As a result, college players now are more experienced than college players were just ten years ago.

AUDIO: The Jam Sesh is Making Noise as Northwestern’s First Music Reality TV Show

AUDIO: The Jam Sesh is Making Noise as Northwestern’s First Music Reality TV Show

Northwestern film students produce a high volume of work each school year – up to 50 short films and at least a few TV shows. But until recently, there has never been a reality show or a show about music. Now, there’s a new show that fills both voids called The Jam Sesh.   Cameron Albert-Deitch // MEDILL

Northwestern’s Ford Motor Company Building Evokes Modernity

Northwestern’s Ford Motor Company Building Evokes Modernity

Some buildings at Northwestern University look old and dreary. The Ford Motor Company Engineering Design Center, which opened in 2005, looks modern. New. It’s the first Northwestern building to achieve silver-level certification from the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System. The building’s ubiquitous floor-to-ceiling windows not only provide natural light, but reduce the “heat island” effect of the building. The window shades open and close automatically, based on the input of the building’s automated solar tracking system. Perhaps the most obvious indicator is the recycling center on the first floor, which has options for Cans/Plastic,...