The Daily Northwestern

Mayor Steve Hagerty sits at a table in a white shirt and striped tie

1 in 5 Evanston residents are fully vaccinated, but positivity rates are on the rise

Angeli Mittal, Assistant City Editor April 2, 2021

One in five Evanston residents are fully vaccinated, a rate around three and five percent higher than national and state averages, respectively, according to a Wednesday newsletter from Mayor Steve Hagerty.  While...

A colorful graphic with a blue background and multiple illustrations of the actual COVID-19 virus around the screen depicted as green circles with red spikes. There are multiple vials of the COVID-19 vaccine in the graphic with a large vial at the center with a large needle at the center of the image in front of the largest vial.

The Daily’s COVID-19 vaccination guide: what you need to know and how to get a COVID-19 vaccine

Nick Francis and Angeli Mittal April 2, 2021

This guide was last updated April 2, 2021. The Daily has compiled information to make the guide as comprehensive as possible, but cannot guarantee it is fully exhaustive. As COVID-19 vaccine production...

Northwestern’s Weber Arch stands with a blue sky in the background. Shadows of tall trees and branches frame the arch from left and right.

University announces $1 million research project on pandemic policy response

Yunkyo Kim, Campus Editor April 1, 2021

Northwestern announced a $1 million project to develop effective pandemic policy responses, according to a University release.  The initiative will research how states should address socioeconomic...

Two women in gray cardigans and jeans stand in front of a beige and white wall. Between them, a paper flyer reads: Need help booking your COVID-19 vaccine appointment?

COVID-19 committee facilitates collaboration between TGS students and administration for pandemic relief

Yunkyo Kim, Campus Editor April 1, 2021

Since the beginning of the pandemic, student representatives of graduate organizations have regularly met with Northwestern and The Graduate School administrators to communicate needs unique to graduate...

A beige sign outside of a gray University building with the words “Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.” There are trees and shrubbery between the sign and the building.

Northwestern Medicine researchers develop protein to incapacitate COVID-causing virus

Yunkyo Kim, Campus Editor March 30, 2021

Northwestern Medicine scientists developed a decoy protein that incapacitates SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, according to a University release. The protein, a variant of an enzyme called...

Load More Stories