McCormick senior competes on singing show in China

McCormick senior competes on singing show in China

Danny Kelleher, Reporter
November 26, 2013
Filed under Campus

Studying abroad provides students with cultural and lingual experiences in different countries, but for David Harris, it will soon make him a televised star. The McCormick fifth-year senior will appear on the Chinese singing competition television show "Xing Guang Da Dao" ("The Avenue of Stars") in... Read More »

Net-zero energy Walgreen store opens in Evanston

Net-zero energy Walgreen store opens in Evanston

Danny Kelleher, Reporter
November 22, 2013
Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local, Top Stories

Walgreen Co. on Thursday morning opened in Evanston what it believes is the first energy-sustainable retail store in the United States. For a store to reach net-zero energy, it has to produce more energy than it consumes from the power grid. With its new site in Evanston at 635 Chicago Ave., Walgreen... Read More »

Man convicted in Evanston fatal attack fires attorney

Danny Kelleher, Reporter
October 23, 2013
Filed under City, Crime

A Hazel Crest, Ill., man convicted of fatally striking a mentally disabled Evanston man fired his attorney Tuesday morning, delaying his sentencing at least another 30 days. Brandon Hinton, 28, who was found guilty of first-degree murder last month, told Cook County Judge Garritt Howard he wanted... Read More »

Northwestern still looking for NUTV's replacement

Danny Kelleher, Reporter
October 16, 2013
Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Science & Technology, Student Government

Four weeks into the school year, Northwestern is still unsure as to how it will replace NUTV after deciding in May to stop funding it. NU Information Technology phased out NUTV, an online cable-streaming option available to NU students and paid for by the University, in July. NUIT said it would look... Read More »

Political, religious leaders hold conference on navigating health care reform

Political, religious leaders hold conference on navigating health care reform

Danny Kelleher, Reporter
October 2, 2013
Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers

As the highly anticipated Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchanges opened across the nation Tuesday, local religious figures, Evanston politicians and other community members gathered on Northwestern’s campus to discuss the bill’s implications and educate attendees on the new health care system. The... Read More »

University Library replaces Reference Room with new study lounge

University Library replaces Reference Room with new study lounge

Danny Kelleher, Reporter
September 26, 2013
Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Top Stories

After a summer renovation, University Library has replaced what was once the Reference Room with a modernized study lounge known as “1 South.” Located in the library's first floor, the area was designed with input from students in the Segal Design Institute’s... Read More »