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Mayor Steve Hagerty. Hagerty was scheduled to host the Mayor’s State of the City Luncheon on Friday, but the event was canceled as a preventative measure to protect Evanston residents from the novel coronavirus.

City postpones State of the City Luncheon, Robert Crown Open House due to novel coronavirus

Jacob Fulton, Assistant City Editor March 11, 2020

COVID-19 News The Mayor’s State of the City Luncheon and the Robert Crown Community Center Open House have been delayed due to public health concerns surrounding the spread of the novel coronavirus,...

University President Morton Schapiro announced Spring Break will be extended by one week and Spring Quarter classes will be held remotely for at least three weeks.

Northwestern extends Spring Break, moves classes online for first three weeks of Spring Quarter

Austin Benavides and Troy Closson March 11, 2020

COVID-19 News University President Morton Schapiro announced Spring Break will be extended by one week and Spring Quarter classes will be held remotely for at least three weeks in a Wednesday afternoon...

Tour guides walking throughout campus.

Northwestern cancels Wildcat Days, prospective student programming through mid-April

Austin Benavides, Campus Editor March 11, 2020

COVID-19 News Northwestern will cancel all prospective student programming from March 14 through April 18, as well as Wildcat Days for the month of April out of precautions related to the outbreak...

A view of Evanston from above.

Have questions about how the coronavirus will affect Northwestern and Evanston? Let us know

The Daily Northwestern Staff March 11, 2020

COVID-19 News As concerns around the novel coronavirus continue to grow in the U.S., University President Morton Schapiro announced Tuesday that while Northwestern will not be canceling Spring Break,...

Starbucks in downtown Evanston, 1734 Sherman Ave. The coffee shop is among the numerous businesses in Evanston taking increased precautions in response to the coronavirus.

Evanston businesses increase precautions as coronavirus spreads

Emma Edmund, City Editor March 11, 2020

COVID-19 News Businesses have increased precautions against the novel coronavirus. The virus, which has been contracted by at least 647 people in the United States, has been at the center of a...

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