Two days after America went to the polls, the Northwestern Alumni Association brought you A Night with Northwestern in DC: The Fight for Capitol Hill.

 

The fascinating panel discussion, moderated by NBC News National Correspondent Peter Alexander, featured some of the country's most notable political journalists, all Northwestern alumni.

 

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Nearly 300 Wildcats filled the National Press Club and hundreds more watched online. Check out the event video, photos, audio and social media conversation below:

 

A special thank you to everyone who helped make #ANightWithNU a truly nationwide event through online participation. Digital highlights include:

  • Hundreds viewed the live webcast.
  • More than 400 posts were shared to Twitter and Instagram.
  • The #ANightWithNU hashtag reached nearly 700,000 people on Twitter and Instagram.
  • Panelists answered tweeted questions, a first in the event's history.
  • #ANightWithNU trended in D.C., according to Trendsmap.

 

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