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ETHS Board of Education discusses courses, workforce

ETHS Board of Education discusses courses, workforce

James Pollard, Reporter

March 13, 2019


Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories

Evanston Township High School/District 202 board members examined opportunities for ETHS students to enter the workforce and explore career interests at a school board meeting Monday. Peter Bavis, assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction, and Shelley Gates, chair of ETHS’s Career...

Aldermen approve service agreement with YWCA to fund domestic violence services

Aldermen approve service agreement with YWCA to fund domestic violence services

Cassidy Wang, Reporter

March 13, 2019


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

At a Monday meeting, City Council voted 7-2 to authorize a service provider agreement with YWCA Evanston/North Shore to provide domestic violence services. The six-month service agreement, which will cost the city $75,000, will supplement current victim services with training for law enforcement,...

Police investigating two strong-arm robberies on Northwestern Chicago campus

Police investigating two strong-arm robberies on Northwestern Chicago campus

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

March 13, 2019


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

University Police received two reports of strong-arm robberies on the Chicago campus on Tuesday, according to crime alerts sent to the Northwestern community. The first robbery took place at 12:11 a.m. Tuesday morning at the intersection of North Sinclair Street and East Superior Street on NU’s...

City council opens conversation about future of Harley Clarke Mansion, asks for request for proposal draft

City council opens conversation about future of Harley Clarke Mansion, asks for request for proposal draft

Catherine Henderson, City Editor

March 13, 2019


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

Aldermen voted 5-4 to have city staff prepare a draft to solicit proposals for the Harley Clarke mansion at City Council on Monday. The period for proposals would be open for nine months to nonprofit, for-profit and foundation organizations interested in investing in the long-discussed mansion and collaborating...

Lacrosse: Boston College conquers Ryan Fieldhouse

Karim Noorani, Reporter

March 12, 2019


Filed under Lacrosse, Latest Stories, Sports

Lacrosse The golden touch of Ryan Fieldhouse may have finally worn out. No. 1 Boston College handed No. 9 Northwestern its first home defeat of the season Saturday night. In what was a largely a neck-and-neck game, with just over eight minutes left to play in the second half, the Eagles (8-0) p...

Baseball: Northwestern drops all three games in tough series against Missouri

Baseball: Northwestern drops all three games in tough series against Missouri

Ryan Wangman, Audio Editor

March 12, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Latest Stories, Sports, Top Sports Stories, Top Stories

Baseball Heading into this weekend’s series, coach Spencer Allen said he was impressed by his team’s ability to take at least a game off every team Northwestern has faced this season. And then the Wildcats got swept. Missouri (9-5) took all three games against NU (4-9), which is suddenly r...

Men’s Basketball: Vic Law’s Senior Day cut short due to injury

Men’s Basketball: Vic Law’s Senior Day cut short due to injury

Karim Noorani, Reporter

March 11, 2019


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

Men's Basketball Welsh-Ryan Arena fell dead silent. There were under nine minutes to play in Northwestern’s final home game of the season, but in this moment, the only affair that mattered was senior forward Vic Law grimacing on the court. Law banged shins with Purdue guard Carsen Edwards in...

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern falls to Purdue on Senior Day, 70-57

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern falls to Purdue on Senior Day, 70-57

Greg Svirnovskiy, Reporter

March 11, 2019


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

Men's Basketball Dererk Pardon teared up as he entered the court at the new Welsh-Ryan Arena for the final time as a Northwestern player. As he watched the tribute video prepared for him and his fellow seniors on the Jumbotron and heard the crowd sing his name in unison, Pardon let it out. ...

‘History Made’: Aubrey Roberts lands two-time All-American status

‘History Made’: Aubrey Roberts lands two-time All-American status

Troy Closson and Jonah Dylan

March 10, 2019


Filed under Cross Country, Latest Stories, Sports

Aubrey Roberts just can't be stopped. This Friday at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, the junior made history — again. She became the first woman in Northwestern history to earn All-American honors at the meet after her 10th-place finish in the 5,000-meter event. Roberts crossed...

Police investigating death of a Chicago resident in Evanston as a homicide

Police investigating death of a Chicago resident in Evanston as a homicide

Catherine Henderson, City Editor

March 9, 2019


Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was found dead Friday night in a yard in the 1800 block of Simpson Street. Evanston Police Department officers responded to the scene near Twiggs Park at 9:35 p.m., where they found the man, who was later identified as Chicago resident Angel Miranda. Miranda, 33, sustained seven gunshot...

Rapid Recap: Purdue 70 Northwestern 57

Rapid Recap: Purdue 70 Northwestern 57

Charlie Goldsmith, Sports Editor

March 9, 2019


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

Men's Basketball Vic Law was carried off the floor on his Senior Day, the worst possible ending to a last-place season. With just over eight minutes remaining, he collided knees with Purdue’s Carsen Edwards– he fell hard to the ground and stayed there for a few minutes. Friday, Law took to...

Men’s Basketball: Wildcats continue tradition of player-designed jerseys for Saturday’s Senior Day

Men’s Basketball: Wildcats continue tradition of player-designed jerseys for Saturday’s Senior Day

Ella Brockway, Copy Chief

March 9, 2019


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

Exactly two weeks after the ’90s Night theme against Wisconsin, Northwestern is turning back the clock again. The Wildcats (13-17, 4-15 Big Ten) will debut a new set of ’90s-inspired uniforms custom-designed by the team’s seniors for their final home game of the season against No. 11 Purdue (2...