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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

Illustration of someone receiving a vaccine shot.

City requires staff to receive COVID-19 vaccination by mid-November

Max Lubbers, City Editor October 18, 2021

City government will require all staff to get fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or provide weekly test results to the Evanston Health and Human Services Department starting Nov. 15, according to a Monday...

Person with an exposed arm is receiving a vaccine with three blue gloves hovering around.

The Daily Explains: What you need to know about the flu season during COVID-19

Angeli Mittal, Design Editor October 18, 2021

It’s that time of year again. The October chills bring with them influenza season, but this year the flu is still a bit complicated with the ongoing pandemic. Because 57% of the nation is now fully vaccinated...

Two blue students looking distressed stare out the window, as seen from outside a beige building. One is on their phone and one has their hands pressed against the window.

Quarantined students adjust to new routines at 1835 Hinman

Avani Kalra, Reporter October 18, 2021

Medill freshman Isabel Harkins was walking to last month’s Fall Organization Fair when her phone rang. Harkins had just completed a COVID-19 test after feeling under the weather, and the voice on...

Person in a blue shirt and black backpack walks in the direction of a tan building labeled “Donald P. Jacobs Center.” A line of students in several different color t-shirts stand at the building.

Northwestern COVID-19 positivity rate sees a slight increase, otherwise remains steady

Angeli Mittal, Design Editor October 18, 2021

With roughly the same proportion of positive cases per reported group on campus, Northwestern saw a slight increase in the positivity rate. The University is heading into the first week of required...

The Office of Financial Aid.

Students receive $2,000 pandemic relief payments

Noraan Mohamed and Hannah Feuer October 14, 2021

Northwestern began to distribute $2,000 payments to eligible students this week as part of its allocation of federal aid in response to economic hardships intensified by COVID-19.  Undergraduate students...

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