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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

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The Daily Explains: Political turnover in Evanston has welcomed newcomers at high rates. Here’s what you need to know about our city’s fledgling leaders.

Ilana Arougheti and Jorja Siemons May 18, 2022

Content warning: This article contains mentions of sexual assault.  With a new city manager selection on the horizon, Evanston’s cohort of new leaders continues to expand.  In areas like education...

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Mayfest announces FMO Second Stage Student Artists for 50th Dillo Day

Audrey Hettleman, Arts & Entertainment Editor May 18, 2022

Student artists Kaze, Moyana Olivia and Rhome will perform on the For Members Only Second Stage on Saturday at Dillo Day, Mayfest Productions announced Tuesday.  Dillo Day, the nation’s largest student-run...

A skater holds a skateboard.

Residents weigh in on final Twiggs Park skate park design at community meeting

Elena Hubert, Assistant City Editor May 18, 2022

Residents shared opinions about the design for the skate park slated to be built in Twiggs Park at Tuesday’s final public meeting. At the meeting, the design team presented the final design for Evanston’s...

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With new Home Plate Series, Northwestern Dining workers celebrate cultural initiatives

Astry Rodriguez , Reporter May 18, 2022

Johnnie Harris, a dining worker of 19 years who cooks for the Foster-Walker Complex dining hall, said chefs have no control over the food served in dining halls or how it is prepared, as Northwestern and...

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NU’s Speech Team wins national legacy award after two years of challenges

Joshua Perry, Staff Editor May 17, 2022

The Northwestern Speech Team earned the Founder’s Award at the 50th National Forensic Association Championship Tournament this April in its first major in-person competition since the pandemic. The...

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