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Northwestern alums star in dark comedy production

Sophia Bollag, Reporter

October 7, 2012

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

Kristin Collins flexed her palms and smiled neurotically, pausing in the center of the stage to speak. “Let me tell you,” she said enthusiastically, grabbing a thick instruction manual from one of the shelves on the set. “I...

Illinois Solar Tour comes to Evanston home

Olga Gonzalez Latapi, Reporter

October 7, 2012

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

The Illinois Solar Tour hosted an open house on Saturday as part of the organization's efforts to promote the use of alternative energy. The state tour, currently in its sixth year, is part of the larger National Solar Tour, which...

Technology center teaches digital literacy to computerless

Kelly Hwu, Reporter

September 26, 2012

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Education, Local

Evanston residents on the wrong side of the city's digital divide have been improving their computer literacy at a recent offshoot of the Youth Job Center. The Community Technology Center opened in March after the local ...