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Defining Safe: A Northwestern student shares mental health struggles, and why NU should do more

Defining Safe: A Northwestern student shares mental health struggles, and why NU should do more

Cassidy Jackson, Audio Editor

June 5, 2019


Filed under Audio, Defining Safe, Instagram Posts, Latest Stories

CASSIDY JACKSON: From The Daily Northwestern, I’m Cassidy Jackson. Thanks for tuning in, and welcome to the fifth episode of “Defining Safe.” In honor of May being Mental Health Month, I asked a student about her mental health journey and where she feels safe on campus. ZHANG: Mental health is something that I...

Patricia Telles-Irvin, vice president for student affairs, dies at 63

Patricia Telles-Irvin, vice president for student affairs, dies at 63

Gabby Birenbaum, Campus Editor

June 3, 2019


Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Top Campus Stories, Top Stories

Patricia Telles-Irvin, Northwestern's vice president for student affairs,  passed away early Monday morning after “a long and valiant battle” with cancer, University President Morton Schapiro said in an email. She was 63. The El Paso, Texas native came to Northwestern in 2011 after serving in...

One injured in shooting on Northwestern’s Chicago campus

One injured in shooting on Northwestern’s Chicago campus

Alan Perez, Editor in Chief

June 1, 2019


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

At least one person was wounded in a shooting on Northwestern's Chicago campus early Saturday morning. A suspect in a silver vehicle shot into a crowd in the 300 block of Chicago Avenue near NU's Levy Mayer Hall at approximately 2:05 a.m., witnesses told police. The vehicle fled and drove east toward...

Baseball: Alex Erro to play in prestigious Cape Cod Baseball League

Baseball: Alex Erro to play in prestigious Cape Cod Baseball League

Peter Warren, Print Managing Editor

May 31, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Latest Stories, Sports

Baseball For the first time since coach Spencer Allen took over the Northwestern program after the 2015 campaign, the Wildcats will send a player to the premier summer collegiate baseball league. Junior infielder Alex Erro — one of 10 NU players currently set to play summer ball — will pl...

In Focus: As student mental health concerns rise, parents and social workers worry District 65 services aren’t equitable

In Focus: As student mental health concerns rise, parents and social workers worry District 65 services aren’t equitable

Marissa Martinez, Print Managing Editor

May 31, 2019


Filed under City, Education, In Focus, Latest Stories, Top City Stories, Top Stories

Una versión en español viene pronto. Margaret Rothe has met with children from almost every elementary and middle school in Evanston during her 25 years as a social worker in Evanston/Skokie School District 65. By now, she’s working with the second or third generation of the same families, who are ...