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Kyle Lukoff reads his book on transgender identity to Evanston children

Kyle Lukoff reads his book on transgender identity to Evanston children

Rayna Song, Reporter

November 12, 2019

Kyle Lukoff, author of several picture books about transgender identity, read to a group of children at Evanston Public Library Monday evening. Lukoff read three stories he wrote, as well as a story from author Mac Barnett to the group of nine children. In one of his most popular books “When Aidan...

2020 Vision: Weinberg Dean Adrian Randolph will continue to push interdisciplinary research, faculty diversity

2020 Vision: Weinberg Dean Adrian Randolph will continue to push interdisciplinary research, faculty diversity

Amy Li, Campus Editor

November 11, 2019

This is the second article in a series called “2020 Vision” which walks through the reflections and hopes student groups, administrators and others throughout Northwestern have on the past few years and upcoming new decade. Entering the next decade, the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences will focus on expandin...

Northwestern, ETHS students march for DACA, in solidarity with undocumented immigrants

Northwestern, ETHS students march for DACA, in solidarity with undocumented immigrants

James Pollard, Assistant Campus Editor

November 11, 2019

Students from Northwestern and Evanston Township High School marched in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program Friday, chanting “Up with the people, down with deportation” and “Home is here.” They joined students and educators across the U.S., walking out to “to show...

Ahead of council vote, a look back at the city’s ethics reform

Ahead of council vote, a look back at the city’s ethics reform

Joshua Irvine, Reporter

November 10, 2019

A City Council vote Monday will deliver the final verdict on almost a year’s worth of deliberation about Evanston’s ethics code. Aldermen will vote on an ordinance to overhaul the rules governing the city’s Board of Ethics. The 18-page proposal restructures and rewrites significant portions...

Football: Northwestern breaks touchdown drought, yet falls to Purdue 24-22 in final moments

Football: Northwestern breaks touchdown drought, yet falls to Purdue 24-22 in final moments

Andrew Golden, Sports Editor

November 9, 2019

Football For the first time in over a month, Northwestern scored a touchdown. But for the seventh time in seven games, the Wildcats lost. After jumping out to an early lead, NU (1-8, 0-7 Big Ten) faltered down the stretch and J.D. Dellinger’s kick gave Purdue (4-6, 2-3 Big Ten) a 24-22 win on...