The Daily Northwestern

Updated: Former Northwestern student Jaqueline Mahoney found dead in Oregon

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

February 25, 2014

Former Northwestern student Jaqueline Mahoney was found dead in Tigard, Ore., on Monday, Tigard police said. Mahoney, 23, was found in the Tigard Embassy Suites hotel, said Tigard Police Sgt. Jerry Bartolomucci. Josh Brechner (We...

Northwestern helps bring digital lab to Chicago

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

February 25, 2014

A Chicago lab staffed by several Northwestern researchers received a $70 million federal grant recently to help make the city a national hub for digital manufacturing. The grant, announced Tuesday, was awarded to UI LABS and w...

Evanston nonprofit launches two-generation initiative using Northwestern research

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

February 25, 2014

A local nonprofit is launching a two-generation educational initiative using data from Northwestern’s Institute for Policy Research. The Evanston Community Foundation pilot program will encourage financial independence for lo...

Two Northwestern students get top monthly scores on international aptitude test

Ally Mutnick, Campus Editor

February 24, 2014

Two Northwestern students earned monthly top scores on the January Bloomberg Aptitude Test, an international exam used to assess students' readiness for a career in the business world. Weinberg junior Yoni Muller, a Daily ...

Residence director Kristina Richards dies, Northwestern announces

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

February 23, 2014

University officials announced Sunday the death of a residence director. Kristina Richards worked at Northwestern for the past 10 years in different roles. According to the Residential Services website, Richards most recently...