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Preservation Commission approves additional findings for preservation of Harley Clarke Mansion

Preservation Commission approves additional findings for preservation of Harley Clarke Mansion

Ruiqi Chen, Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Top City Stories

The Evanston Preservation Commission reviewed and approved findings for the preservation of Harley Clarke Mansion at Tuesday’s meeting, following their unanimous denial of the city’s application for demolition last month. The Harley Clarke Mansion is located on the lakefront in north Evanston...

Pritzker, Rauner, to make joint appearance at bicentennial

Pritzker, Rauner, to make joint appearance at bicentennial

Kristina Karisch, City Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under City, Latest Stories, State, Top City Stories

To commemorate the Illinois bicentennial, Gov. Bruce Rauner and Governor-elect J.B. Pritzker will be making a joint appearance at the state’s 200th birthday celebration. The party will mark 200 years since Illinois was founded on Dec. 3, 1818, becoming the 21st state to join the Union. Following...

Cross Country: Aubrey Roberts clinches NCAA Championship bid as Wildcats fall short of berth

Cross Country: Aubrey Roberts clinches NCAA Championship bid as Wildcats fall short of berth

Troy Closson, Managing Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Latest Stories, Sports, Top Sports Stories

Cross Country At this weekend’s NCAA Midwest Regionals — a meet that marked either the end of Northwestern’s season or the team’s first appearance at NCAA Championships in program history — the Wildcats fell short. NU finished fifth overall in team standings with 205 points, traili...

Affording NU: Don’t assume everyone knows how to network

Allie Goulding, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

In this series, a writer explores the everyday struggles of being a low-income student at Northwestern. In my last column, I discussed the requirement I saw on many internship applications: “Previous internship experience is required.” This creates an unnecessary barrier to students who can’t afford to have previous unpaid inte...

Researchers discover nature’s anti-resistant, nontoxic answer to cancer

Researchers discover nature’s anti-resistant, nontoxic answer to cancer

Danny Vesurai, Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

Northwestern researchers believe they’ve found nature’s answer to cancer — kill codes that exist in every cell in the body. The research could lead to a more effective form of cancer treatment than chemotherapy because the kill codes aren’t resistant and don’t have malignant side effects,...

University Police alert Northwestern community about two new incidents

University Police alert Northwestern community about two new incidents

Alan Perez, Campus Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories, Top Campus Stories, Top Stories

Northwestern is warning the Evanston campus community of two reported incidents Tuesday night. The first incident occurred just before 5 p.m. in the 1900 block of Sheridan Road, according to an email sent by University Police Chief Bruce Lewis. Two female individuals reported that two white men approached...

Volleyball: Northwestern to play Illinois in big midweek game Wednesday

Volleyball: Northwestern to play Illinois in big midweek game Wednesday

Peter Warren, Sports Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Top Sports Stories, Volleyball

Volleyball If Northwestern’s season was split into quarters, each segment would tell a very different story. The first quarter of the season would be the first month of the campaign when the Wildcats travelled to nonconference invitationals and won 10 games. The second quarter would be the...

Blotter: Tip jar taken from Starbucks

Amelia Langas, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under City, Latest Stories, Police, Top City Stories

Between 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Monday, the tip jar from the Starbucks at 1901 Dempster St. was stolen. At around 1:20 p.m., a Starbucks employee called the Evanston Police Department to report the theft of the tip jar, containing about $40, Evanston Police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. The officers...

Football: Bowser named Rose Bowl Big Ten Player of the Week

Football: Bowser named Rose Bowl Big Ten Player of the Week

Benjamin Rosenberg, Copy Chief

November 13, 2018


Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Football Prior to Northwestern’s game at Rutgers on October 20, most Wildcats fans probably did not know the name Isaiah Bowser. Now, the freshman has become the featured running back for NU’s offense, rushing for 483 yards and four touchdowns on 112 carries over the Cats’ last four games. He total...

Wilkinson: A Response to “I Miss Northwestern Football’s Losing Tradition” from The New York Times

Wilkinson: A Response to “I Miss Northwestern Football’s Losing Tradition” from The New York Times

Joseph Wilkinson, Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports, Top Sports Stories

Football Saturday, the New York Times published an opinion piece entitled “I Miss Northwestern Football’s Losing Tradition” by Carmel McCoubrey, a Northwestern alumna. To this point, McCoubrey (Weinberg ‘86) cites the dangers presented by college football and the concern that Northwestern is spending a large amount of money on it (spec...

Football: Northwestern ranked No. 22 in College Football Playoff rankings

Football: Northwestern ranked No. 22 in College Football Playoff rankings

Andrew Golden, Assistant Sports Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Football For the first time this season, Northwestern is ranked No. 22 in the latest college football playoff rankings. After beating Iowa, clinching the Big Ten West and securing a spot in the Big Ten championship game, the Wildcats (6-4, 6-1 Big Ten) were placed in the rankings for the first ...

Stop drinking milk after coming to NU? You’re not alone

Stop drinking milk after coming to NU? You’re not alone

Evan Robinson-Johnson, Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Science & Technology, Top Campus Stories

Many students change their study habits, sleeping habits and even personalities when they come to Northwestern. But a change in one part of their lives can often go unnoticed: milk consumption. Dining halls offer students an exciting array of choices, ranging from fruit-infused water to Starbucks...