The Daily Northwestern

Cost of Northwestern nears $60K starting next academic year

Patrick Svitek, Managing Editor

March 28, 2013

The total cost of attending Northwestern as an undergraduate student will be nearly $60,000 next academic year, the University announced Wednesday night. The new price tag represents a 4 percent increase in tuition — which will now top $45,000 — as well as room and board rates. In an email...

Softball: Northwestern shortstop Emily Allard out for season with undisclosed injury

Senior shortstop Emily Allard will miss the rest of the 2013 season with an undisclosed injury.

Josh Walfish, Sports Editor

March 27, 2013

Senior Emily Allard will miss the remainder of the 2013 season after reaggravating an undisclosed injury at the beginning of the season. The shortstop will request a medical hardship waiver. She has only played in six of Northwestern's first 26 games this season, hitting .263 with three runs scored...

ESPN reporter Adam Schefter to speak at Northwestern

ESPN personality Adam Schefter (Medill '90) will speak on campus April 10.

Patrick Svitek, Managing Editor

March 26, 2013

ESPN personality Adam Schefter will talk professional football and sports journalism April 10 at Northwestern, the University announced today. Schefter (Medill '90), a reporter and analyst for ESPN, has covered professional sports for more than two decades. He has written four books and at one time...

Evanston starts early voting, changes four Election Day polling places

A student votes in November's elections. Early voting for Evanston's local races begins today and runs through April 6.

Jia You, City Editor

March 25, 2013

Starting today, Evanston residents can vote for local races early at the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center. Early voting for the City Council, the Evanston Township High School District 202 school board and the Evanston/Skokie District 65 school board elections will run through April 6 at Room 2200 o...

Wrestling: Wildcats’ season closes with 2 runners-up at NCAA Championships

Rohan Nadkarni, Reporter

March 24, 2013

Northwestern sent two wrestlers to the final round of the NCAA Championships, but both failed to capture a national title Saturday in Des Moines, Iowa. In the last match of his career, redshirt senior Jason Welch fell to Iowa's Derek St. John at 157 pounds. Earlier that night, redshirt sophomore Mike...