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Northwestern’s campus activity level is “Yellow” according to COVID-19 dashboard

Northwestern’s campus activity level is “Yellow” according to COVID-19 dashboard
October 28, 2020

Northwestern’s COVID-19 dashboard has been updated with a new framework that monitors the level of campus activity based on factors like positivity rates, growth in cases and testing availability. The...

Northwestern to bring underclassmen to campus this winter

Northwestern announced plans to allow all undergraduates to campus this winter.
October 28, 2020

In a Wednesday email, University President Morton Schapiro announced plans to allow all undergraduates on campus this winter after most underclassmen were barred this fall. Northwestern’s campus-wide...

Suburban Cook County will face stricter COVID-19 measures

Evanston implemented a stay-at-home advisory beginning on Monday morning.
October 26, 2020

Starting Wednesday, Oct. 28, Gov. J.B. Pritzker will implement stronger COVID-19 restrictions on Suburban Cook County in the wake of increased COVID-19 cases. Illinois’ Region 10, which includes...

Community members commemorate life for Day of the Dead

 Mariachi Sirenas band members pose in front of La Cocinita food truck at Sunday’s Day of the Dead celebration in James Park Soccer Field.
October 25, 2020

Members of the Evanston community sang, danced and shared Mexican foods, including tacos and churros, as part of the city’s Day of the Dead celebration at the James Park Soccer Field this Sunday. The...

Northwestern reports 36 COVID-19 cases, highest ever weekly case count

The Donald P. Jacobs Center will close its asymptomatic testing center Dec. 21 to Jan 2.
October 23, 2020

Northwestern reported 36 new cases of COVID-19 from Oct. 16 to 22 — the highest ever weekly case count according to the University’s COVID-19 Dashboard. Out of the new cases, 28 cases were marked...

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