The Daily Northwestern

Globetrotter, animal lover alumnus campaigns for ‘Best Job in the World’

Sammy Caiola, Reporter

May 8, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Personality Profiles, Profiles, The Current, Top Current Story, Travel

In 2007, five years after graduating Northwestern with a degree in economics and communication, Nick Tilley quit his job as sales manager at a surgical firm and bought a one-way ticket to Oceania. After six years of travel and...

Music director steps down after more than 20 years at Evanston church

Jia You

May 22, 2012

Filed under Travel

Alice Lane, organist and music director at Lake Street Church since 1991, directed her last concert at 607 Lake St. on Sunday. A child of a minister father and a pianist mother, Lane was introduced to church music at a young ag...

Interactive: Best cities for study abroad

JuJu Kim

February 29, 2012

Filed under Travel

Hecky’s to be honored at Evanston State of the City Address

Amanda Gilbert

February 28, 2012

Filed under Business, Local, Travel

Hecky's Barbecue will formally receive the 2011 Evanston Arts & Business Committee Leadership Award at the Mayor's State of the City Address. Evanston's Cultural Arts Director Jeff Cory said the award recognizes local businesse...

Pop-Up Art Show occupies vacant Evanston storefront

Katherine Dempsey

February 5, 2012

Filed under Local, Travel

The "Pop-Up Art Show," curated by art gallerist Joy Horwich and her two daughters, began Tuesday and will operate until Feb. 19 out of a vacant storefront at 1627 Chicago Ave. "We just feel like we have unique and special art and...

Black History Month exhibit on display at Noyes Cultural Arts Center

Alexandria Johnson

January 27, 2012

Filed under Local, Travel

Paintings, photographs and collages from Chicago-area black artists now adorn the walls of the Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes St., in recognition of Black History Month. The exhibit, "Renaissance Reloaded: Art in Black Chicago, Then and...

City’s photography challenge sees low attendance of local photographers

Chelsea Corbin

October 22, 2011

Filed under Local, Travel

The City of Evanston invited residents Saturday to participate in a city-wide photography challenge, Day in the Life of Evanston: A Photo Story. Photographers of all skill levels and ages were encouraged to take pictures all day t...

NUCHR moved Spring Break trip from Cairo to Turkey

By Ben Geier

March 27, 2011

Filed under Campus (Archived), Travel

When life gave the Northwestern University Conference on Human Rights lemons, they skipped over lemonade and went straight to Turkey. NUCHR had planned on traveling to Cairo over Spring Break but decided to move the trip afte...