The Daily Northwestern

Swine flu vaccine to be available at Norris, Patten

Emilia Barrosse

November 11, 2009

After three months, swine flu is still a major source of illness for students at Northwestern. Taking a step to battle the illness, NU Health Services will host free vaccination clinics at Norris University Center and Patten Gym from Nov. 17 to 19 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m."It's going to be a walk-in,...

Light Walk’ draws attention to safety

Nisha Chandran

November 10, 2009

Walking on Sheridan Road on Tuesday night, Evanston officials and Northwestern students stopped to note a burned-out street lamp, a feature making an already dark street feel even less safe.This "Off Campus Light Walk" was held to address one of NU's most recent and pressing problems: student safety. A...

Blotter: Harassing phone call, bike stolen

Katie Park

November 10, 2009

Student loan office employee reports harassing phone callSomeone harassed an employee of Northwestern's Student Loan Office over the phone Monday afternoon, NU police said.The person called the Student Loan Office, 555 Clark St., to ask about a loan issue around 4:45 p.m., said University Police Depu...

Officials heighten Tech security after sexual assault incident

Grace Johnson

November 10, 2009

Northwestern officials said they will implement extra security measures around the Technological Institute after a man sexually assaulted an NU student there Monday evening."Today, the University is reviewing security procedures in Tech as far as when the doors are locked and when lights are on in hal...

Blotter: NU student takes tumble down library stairwell, hits head; Evanston apartment burglarized

Grace Johnson

November 10, 2009

NU student takes tumble down library stairwell, hits headA female Northwestern student fell down six stairs in the second floor stairwell of the University Library, hitting her head on the way down, police said.The student later complained of head pain and scrapes on her left arm and reported losing ...