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Women’s Basketball: Northwestern falls to Milwaukee for third straight loss

Women’s Basketball: Northwestern falls to Milwaukee for third straight loss

Jonah Dylan, Sports Editor

December 4, 2017


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

Women's Basketball The third time was not the charm for Northwestern on Sunday. The Wildcats (5-4) fell to Milwaukee (5-2) at Beardsley Gym 66-57 for their third straight loss. Sophomore forward Abi Scheid led NU with 15 points in 39 minutes, but the Cats allowed the Panthers to shoot 26 free throws ...

Emerson Street 7-Eleven temporarily closes for development of residential building

Emerson Street 7-Eleven temporarily closes for development of residential building

Syd Stone, Copy Chief

December 4, 2017


Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Top City Stories

The 7-Eleven on Emerson Street took down its sign and temporarily closed in preparation for the proposed development project at 831 Emerson St. Aldermen approved the development project at the June 12 City Council meeting. The project was introduced as part of a plan to expand Evanston’s downtown area, which currently e...

Video: University archivists preserve Northwestern’s history, look for ways to store modern technology

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

December 4, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

The Northwestern Archives preserve the University's past through thousands of photographs and documents. The archivists in the basement of Deering Library are also looking for ways to preserve modern technology. — Video by Zoe Detweiler and Hangda Zhang

YEA! board members dissolve organization, hope to continue annual children’s art festival

YEA! board members dissolve organization, hope to continue annual children’s art festival

Nikki Baim, Reporter

December 4, 2017


Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Young Evanston Artists board members voted Nov. 27 to dissolve the organization following founder Harvey Pranian’s decision to take a step back from his role as project director. At a Friday event hosted at the Unitarian Church of Evanston, YEA! — which provides a forum for the exhibition and...

Men’s Basketball: Pardon elevates offensive game in battle with Purdue, Isaac Haas

Men’s Basketball: Pardon elevates offensive game in battle with Purdue, Isaac Haas

Ben Pope, Reporter

December 3, 2017


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

Men's Basketball WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Not since his sensational Big Ten debut in 2015-16 has Dererk Pardon made as many field goals as he did in Northwestern’s narrow 74-69 loss at Purdue on Sunday. He did it against 7-foot-2 Boilermaker giant Isaac Haas, holding his own in what initially seem...

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats fall to Syracuse despite Pulliam’s career night

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats fall to Syracuse despite Pulliam’s career night

Joseph Wilkinson, Assistant Sports Editor

December 1, 2017


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

Women's Basketball A spectacular performance from freshman guard Lindsey Pulliam wasn’t enough for Northwestern on Thursday night, as the Wildcats fell to Syracuse 81-74. Pulliam poured in 29 points on 13-of-20 shooting from the field, but NU (5-3) once again struggled to take care of the bal...

Video: Two Northwestern students create online platforms to sell their jewelry products

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

December 1, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

Two Northwestern students recently launched online platforms to sell their crafted jewelry. Copper Curlicues and Eelow both cater to individual clients' requests. — Video by Christopher Vazquez and Do Hun Yang

Biss calls on opponents to release full tax returns, questions their financial interests

Biss calls on opponents to release full tax returns, questions their financial interests

Kristina Karisch, Web Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under City, Latest Stories, Politics, Top City Stories

State Sen. Daniel Biss (D-Evanston) questioned the financial interests of businessmen J.B. Pritzker and Chris Kennedy — two of his competitors in the Illinois gubernatorial race — in a video his campaign released Wednesday. The campaign advertisement — titled “What are They Hiding?” —...

Evanston Plan Commission votes against 33-story Davis Street apartment tower

Evanston Plan Commission votes against 33-story Davis Street apartment tower

Amy Li, Reporter

November 30, 2017


Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Top City Stories

Members of Evanston’s Plan Commission unanimously voted against a 33-story apartment tower proposal Wednesday due to concerns about its size and parking. The vote stands in stark contrast to the overwhelming support the development plan received from the Preservation Commission on Oct. 10. The building — which would be located at 601 Davis St. — would be one of the city’s tallest buildings and is trumped ...

ASG passes sustainability code change, allocates B-status funding

ASG passes sustainability code change, allocates B-status funding

Samantha Handler, Reporter

November 30, 2017


Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government, Top Campus Stories

Associated Student Government senators passed a code change Wednesday to prevent student groups using ground flyering from receiving publicity funding. The code change will impact A-status and B-status groups in varying ways due to the differences in how they receive funding. The B-status finance committee will revoke publicity funding for the following quarter from groups that advertise with flyers on the ground. The A-status finance committee will withdraw publicity funding for any event that uses ground flyering, according to t...

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern falls to Georgia Tech on buzzer-beater

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern falls to Georgia Tech on buzzer-beater

Jonah Dylan, Sports Editor

November 28, 2017


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

Men's Basketball This isn’t exactly the start Northwestern wanted. Tadric Jackson closed an ugly game in Atlanta with a drive to the basket as time expired, rendering Dererk Pardon’s late layup moot as Georgia Tech (4-1) handed the Wildcats (4-3) another nonconference loss, 52-51, and gave th...

Women’s Basketball: Low-scoring Wildcats go 1-2 in Nashville tournament

Women’s Basketball: Low-scoring Wildcats go 1-2 in Nashville tournament

Cole Paxton, Copy Chief

November 28, 2017


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Northwestern’s offense disappeared in Nashville. The wins, in large part, did too. The Wildcats (5-2) struggled offensively at the Challenge in Music City, grinding their way to one win but suffering their first two losses of the season and failing to find a consistent s...