Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Tan building that says “Kellogg.” In the foreground is a black fence with trees behind it. Students wait in line.

Northwestern’s COVID-19 positivity rate continues to drop

Angeli Mittal, Design Editor November 8, 2021

Northwestern’s COVID-19 positivity rate has continued to decline since its last spike three weeks ago. With roughly the same number of tests taken as the previous week — about 6,000 — the universitywide...

An illustration of a syringe in front of a heart with a teal background.

Parents on campus react to the FDA’s authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for children

Fuma Ueda, Reporter November 7, 2021

Many parents at Northwestern let out a sigh of relief after the Food and Drug Administration recently authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children ages 5 to 11. Yuhua Yu, a third-year psychology...

An illustration of a person’s arm being vaccinated behind a blue background. The person being vaccinated wears a white t-shirt with their sleeve rolled up as a long needle punctures their arm. There are three hands wearing blue gloves holding a vial of the vaccine, touching the person’s arm and administering the vaccine.

Children ages 5 to 11 now eligible for Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

Katrina Pham, Assistant City Editor November 5, 2021

Children ages 5 through 11 years old should be vaccinated with the Pfizer COVID-19 pediatric vaccine, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended earlier this week. Other vaccines continue...

Band member playing the sousaphone facing the crowd

For fourth consecutive year, ETHS Wildkit Marching Band named grand champion at Marengo Settlers’ Days competition

Ella Kuffour, Reporter November 5, 2021

For Evanston Township High School’s Wildkit Marching Band, this year was about rebuilding.  Because COVID-19 reduced the program’s membership, rehearsal time and performance opportunities in 2020,...

An illustration of a vaccine needle is on a red heart on a green background.

Kellogg students required to test twice a week, COVID-19 protocols tighten

Angeli Mittal, Design Editor November 1, 2021

Northwestern tightened COVID-19 testing and activity protocols for Kellogg School of Management students this week, the University announced in an email.  All full-time Kellogg students, regardless...

Load More Stories