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Catherine Henderson
Catherine Henderson is a junior studying journalism and sociology. She was born and raised in Denver, Colorado but has fallen deeply in love with Chicago. Outside of The Daily, she works as a research assistant in the School of Education and Social Policy, and she interned for Chalkbeat Chicago and author Helen Thorpe. She also enjoys cooking and drinking coffee. You can reach Catherine via Twitter or email.

Catherine Henderson, Print Managing Editor

Oct 16, 2019
Chicago teachers strike, cancelling classes for 300,000 students (Story)
May 06, 2019
Evanston Township High School to open new fitness center this fall (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
Northwestern community expresses excitement about Lightfoot’s election, though some remain pessimistic about reform (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Parents call on school board members to support Dawes Elementary School in leadership transition (Story)
Mar 16, 2019
Police charge Chicago resident with homicide in ‘romantic rivalry’ (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
City council opens conversation about future of Harley Clarke Mansion, asks for request for proposal draft (Story)
Mar 09, 2019
Police investigating death of a Chicago resident in Evanston as a homicide (Story)
Mar 03, 2019
California-based Philz Coffee announces new store in Evanston (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Planned Parenthood of Illinois will continue providing abortion referrals after Trump administration rule (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Maria Hadden unseats long-time incumbent for aldermanic seat in North Side 49th Ward (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Lightfoot and Preckwinkle advance to runoff in Chicago mayoral election, setting stage for first black woman mayor (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Illinois residents express concern over rollout of J.B. Pritzker’s minimum wage law (Story)
Feb 17, 2019
Evanston Police report 13 percent reduction in crashes on Ridge Avenue (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
ETHS/District 202 candidates emphasize equity in school board election (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Gov. Pritzker considering vape tax to reduce deficit (Story)
Feb 10, 2019
Aldermen to consider new contracts with unions (Story)
Feb 08, 2019
Candidates face a crowded field in the Chicago mayoral Election (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Gov. J.B. Pritzker calls on Virginia governor to resign in response to racist photo (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
Evanston government plows through cold weather challenges (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
Evanston schools close due to extreme cold (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Evanston government, schools prepare for extreme cold (Story)
Jan 21, 2019
Northwestern community grapples with Van Dyke sentencing (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Schakowsky to chair house subcommittee on data privacy, product safety (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Aldermen introduce amendments to public benefit city code (Story)
Jan 15, 2019
Aldermen authorize city manager to negotiate sale of Oakton Street property (Story)
Jan 11, 2019
Evanston police investigates allegations of ‘inappropriate’ conduct by ETHS Employee (Story)
Jan 11, 2019
District 65 pledges to ‘stay the course’ after DeVos revokes guidelines protecting students of color from suspensions (Story)
Jan 08, 2019
U.S. Rep Jan Schakowsky condemns Trump’s call for border wall (Story)
Nov 25, 2018
Students, administrators attempt to reconcile with history of Sand Creek Massacre (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
Evanston Organizes: Curt’s Café reflects on success and growth as a staple of the community (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Howard Street businesses benefit from revitalization, new additions (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
City emphasizes emergency preparedness in national campaign (Story)
May 30, 2018
Aldermen discuss new possibilities for Oakton Street property (Story)
May 30, 2018
Illinois Democrats push Rauner to enact health care changes (Story)
May 28, 2018
Aldermen to consider Oak Avenue, Chicago Avenue developments (Story)
May 24, 2018
Youth activists, former FBI agent talk gun violence in Chicago at ETHS event (Story)
May 22, 2018
Residents say budget survey endangers programs helping underprivileged communities (Story)
May 21, 2018
City to hold equity forums in response to racial bias incident at Philadelphia Starbucks (Story)
May 15, 2018
City to continue discussion of ‘brothel law’ (Story)
May 10, 2018
City releases priority-based budget survey (Story)
May 10, 2018
Evanston Literary Festival to return for fourth year (Story)
May 06, 2018
District 65 teacher wins Illinois teaching award (Story)
May 03, 2018
Evanston Arts Council accepting applications for pop-up exhibits (Story)
May 02, 2018
Northwestern research fellow challenges Gabel for state representative seat (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Local play explores race, housing discrimination in Evanston (Story)
Apr 24, 2018
Hitesh Desai appointed as Evanston chief financial officer, city treasurer (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
District 65 board members condemn attacks on Nichols principal (Story)
Apr 22, 2018
Kilwins to open downtown Evanston location (Story)
Apr 22, 2018
Pritzker highlights push for legalization of marijuana on 4/20 (Story)
Apr 18, 2018
Melanie Ilseman one of 19 teachers to receive tenure at ETHS (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
District 202 considers student journalism policy changes (Story)
Apr 16, 2018
Tammy Duckworth criticizes Trump’s airstrike on Syria (Story)
Apr 15, 2018
Biss talks Israel, gubernatorial campaign at NU event (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
Plan Commission recommends approval of apartment complex despite public concerns (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
Schakowsky questions Zuckerberg’s apology (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
NU, Evanston economic development partnership ends (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
District 202 board holds hearing to authorize bond funding (Story)
Apr 06, 2018
Prairie Moon restaurant to close in preparation for relocation (Story)
Apr 04, 2018
Evanston businesses, police partner to address underage drinking (Story)
Apr 03, 2018
The North Face closes downtown Evanston location (Story)
Mar 23, 2018
Fire breaks out at planned site of the Howard Street Theater (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
ETHS students participate in National Walkout Day (Story)
Mar 10, 2018
Block 9: ‘THNKS FR TH MRTHN’ (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Jean Shedd to step down as associate provost (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Evanston parks and recreation department to host marshmallow drop (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Democratic candidates for Illinois attorney general face crowded field (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Authors evaluate racial inequities in schools, address District 65 community members (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
City officials, business owners react to Northlight Theatre developers canceling plans (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Evanston residents travel to Springfield for gun control rally (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
District 65 board members evaluate drop in suspensions through equity lens (Story)
Feb 25, 2018
Evanston residents voice concerns about three-unrelated rule (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
5th Ward community group looking to purchase Family Focus building (Story)
Feb 20, 2018
Flood watch issued into Tuesday morning (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
District 65, community members take closer look at racial achievement gap (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Aldermen deny approval for 5th Ward restaurant, community space (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
District 65 teacher becomes finalist for Illinois teaching award (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
One River School of Art + Design to open on Davis Street (Story)
Feb 11, 2018
Evanston corporation counsel to leave position (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
Former ETHS student to represent Nigeria at the Olympic Games (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
Inclusionary Housing Ordinance Subcommittee proposes changes to affordable housing (Story)
Feb 06, 2018
EPL initiatives tackle mental health awareness on local level (Story)
Feb 04, 2018
Biss, Rauner respond to ‘repulsive’ attack ad by Republican gubernatorial candidate (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Evanston-based Illinois state official resigns after using profanity to describe East St. Louis (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Bessie Rhodes School principal leaves in midst of 2-way immersion program transition (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Evanston resident faces potential eviction due to reverse mortgage practices (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
ETHS implements antenna system to improve wireless cell coverage (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
District 65 to create new positions addressing black student success, racial achievement gap (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
Inclusionary Housing Ordinance Subcommittee investigates affordable housing (Story)
Jan 17, 2018
District 65 board members express concern after downward trend in test scores (Story)
Jan 15, 2018
Candidates for Illinois Attorney General discuss women’s issues, Trump (Story)
Jan 12, 2018
City commission discusses housing strategies (Story)
Jan 09, 2018
Target to hire 70 employees for new Evanston store (Story)
Dec 21, 2017
New York Life Insurance Company buys Evanston property for $127 million (Story)
Dec 06, 2017
Colectivo Coffee plans to come to Evanston (Story)
Nov 19, 2017
NAISA holds annual Sand Creek Massacre commemoration (Story)
Nov 17, 2017
City furlough day impacts hundreds of employees, frustrates some departments (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
California author talks growing up biracial in America at ETHS event (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
District 65 officials propose 2-way immersion program at Bessie Rhodes School (Story)
Nov 05, 2017
U.S. Army sergeant returns from Iraq, receives day in his honor (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
Democratic Party of Evanston hosts former Obama adviser Austan Goolsbee (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Community organizers demand action to close District 65 achievement gap (Story)
Oct 17, 2017
State representatives hold town hall to discuss climate change, clean energy (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
School board considers expansion of Two-Way Immersion program (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Evanston aldermen, city officials undergo first equity training (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Evanston bookstore partners with nonprofit to provide books to women in prison (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
University, city officials evaluate impact of NU’s 2-year live-in requirement (Story)