The Daily Northwestern

The Mather receives LEED gold certification

Olga Gonzalez Latapi, Reporter

November 19, 2012

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

The Mather retirement community building recently received a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, which establishes criteria for the construction of sustainable...

Architects, Chicago residents discuss Prentice design ideas

Ina Yang, Reporter

November 16, 2012

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City

CHICAGO — The Chicago Architectural Club announced the winners of "Future Prentice," an international design ideas competition serving as a public debate about the future of Bertrand Goldberg’s Prentice Women’s Hospital. More...

Emanuel nudged Northwestern officials on public Prentice campaign

Marshall Cohen, Print Managing Editor

November 14, 2012

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

Top University officials say they were caught off guard last summer when preservationist groups organized to virulently oppose demolition of the old Prentice Women’s Hospital. It took one of several face-to-face meetings...

Evanston150 steering committee provides one year anniversary updates

Olga Gonzalez Latapi, Reporter

November 8, 2012

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

The steering committee of Evanston150 celebrated its one year anniversary Thursday by updating the community on its projects intended to move the community forward. About 100 people attended the meeting at the Lorraine H. Morton...

Feinberg launches new Institute of Public Health and Medicine

Susan Du, City Editor

October 21, 2012

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

Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicine is seeking applications to fill 60 staff positions for its recently inaugurated Institute of Public Health and Medicine, an interdisciplinary research institution. IPHAM is composed...

Nonprofit gives sneak peek of professional circus acts

Amanda Gilbert, Reporter

October 16, 2012

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

Several hundred Evanston residents caught a sneak of new works of circus art this weekend at the Noyes Cultural Center. The Actors Gymnasium, a nonprofit arts organization, featured professionals from the Chicago circus c...

Evanston History Center hosts green infrastructure talk

Olga Gonzalez Latapi, Reporter

October 11, 2012

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

The Evanston History Center hosted a lecture Thursday  focused on updating historical buildings with green infrastructure. Titled “Historic Structures & Green Technology: Renewal from the Ground Up," the talk featured Triton College tec...