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District 65 to provide middle schoolers with iPads in technology program

District 65 to provide middle schoolers with iPads in technology program

Catherine Henderson, Assistant City Editor

April 30, 2018


Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 will increase access to technology for its students with the rollout of a 1:1 program in which each student at the middle schools and magnet schools will receive a device. Stacy Beardsley, the assistant superintendent of curriculum and development, presented technology...

New SES ‘I’m First’ campaign highlights first-generation college students

New SES ‘I’m First’ campaign highlights first-generation college students

Allie Goulding, Assistant Design Editor

April 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, Diversity and Inclusion, Latest Stories, Top Stories

Student Enrichment Services launched its new “I’m First” campaign Wednesday to bring awareness to first-generation college students on campus. The campaign plans to highlight first-generation experiences with speaker events, “First Gen Fridays” — in which faculty, staff and students tell...

Allen: Consider racism in criminal justice system holistically

Kenny Allen, Op-Ed Contributor

April 30, 2018


Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

In 2015, Lakeith Smith, A’Donte Washington and three others committed a burglary in Alabama. When police arrived at the home they had broken into, the two groups began to exchange gunfire. Washington died in the shootout from a bullet fired by the police. Although court proceedings indicate that an...

Men’s Tennis: Season ends with loss to Iowa at Big Ten Championships

Men’s Tennis: Season ends with loss to Iowa at Big Ten Championships

Alison Albelda, Reporter

April 30, 2018


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

Men's Tennis This past Thursday, Northwestern suffered a tough defeat against Iowa at the Big Ten Championships to conclude the season. In Iowa City at their first and final postseason match of the year, the Wildcats (9-17, 4-7 Big Ten) lost 4-2 to the Hawkeyes (16-15, 4-7). NU lost to Io...

Aldermen to discuss bus route changes, priority-based budgeting at council meeting

Aldermen to discuss bus route changes, priority-based budgeting at council meeting

Syd Stone, City Editor

April 29, 2018


Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Aldermen will vote on a resolution pertaining to Evanston Township High School/District 202 bus route issues and hear an update on the priority-based budgeting process at Monday’s special City Council meeting. The Chicago Transit Authority proposed to discontinue the 205 Chicago/Golf Road CTA bus...