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Parents call on school board members to support Dawes Elementary School in leadership transition

Parents call on school board members to support Dawes Elementary School in leadership transition

Catherine Henderson, City Editor

March 19, 2019


Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local

On track to have five principals in five years, parents, teachers and students at Dawes Elementary School are at “a tipping point,” said Laurie Haverkamp, who has a students in the second grade and kindergarten at the school. About 25 parents attended the Evanston/Skokie School District 65 board...

Aldermen reject Chicago Avenue development, zoning map amendment

Aldermen reject Chicago Avenue development, zoning map amendment

Cassidy Wang, Reporter

March 19, 2019


Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Aldermen rejected a proposed amendment to the zoning map at City Council on Monday that would have authorized a planned development on Chicago Avenue. The development — a 13-story office space proposed to be located at 1714-1720 Chicago Ave. — would require a special use permit and an area zoning...

ETHS teacher wins Golden Apple Award

ETHS teacher wins Golden Apple Award

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

March 19, 2019


Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston Township High School history and social sciences teacher Corey Winchester (SESP ’10) was selected Monday as a recipient of the 2019 Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching. Golden Apple representatives surprised Winchester at ETHS Monday and presented him the award in front of his...

UP responds to report of sexual assault, suspect charged

UP responds to report of sexual assault, suspect charged

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

March 19, 2019


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

Northwestern police responded to a report of a sexual assault around 2 a.m. Saturday in the 2000 block of Sheridan Road on Northwestern’s Evanston campus, according to a Tuesday crime alert email from University Police. The suspect was immediately identified and is in police custody, according...

Men’s Basketball: Barret Benson becomes third player to announce he will transfer in past week

Men’s Basketball: Barret Benson becomes third player to announce he will transfer in past week

Andrew Golden, Assistant Sports Editor

March 19, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

Men's Basketball For the third time since Northwestern lost to Illinois in the Big Ten Tournament, another player has announced he is transferring. Junior center Barret Benson announced that he will transfer out of the program in a post on Twitter on Tuesday. “I am extremely thankful for m...

Men’s Basketball: Jordan Ash to transfer for final year of eligibility

Men’s Basketball: Jordan Ash to transfer for final year of eligibility

Andrew Golden, Assistant Sports Editor

March 18, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Justin Murray, Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Senior guard Jordan Ash announced that he will transfer from Northwestern, in a post on Twitter. “I sincerely appreciate Coach Collins, the staff and the administration for giving me the opportunity to be a Northwestern student athlete,” Ash said in the Twitter post. “Thank...

Police charge suspect in connection to robberies on Northwestern Chicago campus

Police charge suspect in connection to robberies on Northwestern Chicago campus

Elizabeth Byrne, Campus Editor

March 16, 2019


Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Homepage, Latest Stories

The suspect, who was not named, was charged with two counts of robbery.

University Police open investigation after noose-shaped rope found in SPAC

University Police open investigation after noose-shaped rope found in SPAC

Catherine Kim, Campus Editor

March 15, 2019


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

A rope noose was found in Henry Crown Sports Pavilion Friday morning. University Police is now investigating the incident, including a review of security footage.

Men’s Basketball: Aaron Falzon to transfer from Northwestern

Men’s Basketball: Aaron Falzon to transfer from Northwestern

Andrew Golden and Peter Warren

March 15, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Junior forward Aaron Falzon will transfer from Northwestern. He finished his NU career with 80 games played.

Goldsmith: Northwestern lost the battle for Chicago

Goldsmith: Northwestern lost the battle for Chicago

Charlie Goldsmith, Sports Editor

March 15, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Caught up in his own reflection, Illinois guard Ayo Dosunmu stood in front of the television with a marveled look on his face. Before he took the floor Wednesday, the Big Ten Network broadcast showed some of Dosunmu’s most athletic feats from his freshman season. As he watched him...