NU Athletics Gives Back to Big Fan

Kevin Schneider cheers on his Wildcats. Photo courtesy of

Kevin Schneider is one of Northwestern’s biggest fans. Despite his developmental disability, Schneider is a mainstay at numerous Wildcat athletic events-so much so, that the NU athletic department has implemented the “Schedule Cards for Kevin” campaign, to enhance Schneider’s beloved collection. To read more, and to learn how you can contribute your used schedule cards, visit

About: Heather Blackmon-doForno

As a member of the Ohio State University Marching Band, I quickly grew to appreciate the dedication and pride each Big Ten Marching Band exhibits, as well as the traditions, history and culture of each school they represent. Being a passionate world traveler, my trips to Big Ten schools have always involved an effort to go beyond the game, scoping out the best local places to eat, delving into local history, viewing the campus architecture and learning about quirky folklore.