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Lauren Caruba
Lauren Caruba is the In Focus editor of The Daily and a Medill junior. Her past positions include In Focus editor and assistant Campus editor. She is from Bartlett, Ill., and has interned at Siemens Medical Solutions' Molecular Imaging business unit and Medill Watchdog. She was also a Medill cherub.

Lauren Caruba, In Focus Editor

Nov 26, 2013
Student’s hazing story sheds light on Northwestern’s ‘broken’ disciplinary system (Story)
Nov 18, 2013
In Focus: Teaching troubles: Northwestern’s ties to Teach for America tested as organization faces national criticism (Story)
May 30, 2013
In Focus: Schapiro’s unconventional first 4 years marked by successes, controversies (Story)
May 29, 2013
Best Frozen Treats: Red Mango (Story)
May 29, 2013
Best Coffee/Best Ambience: Kafein (Story)
May 14, 2013
Shifts in Semester Online participants raise concerns over cost, quality (Story)
May 13, 2013
NAISA hosts documentary screening as Sand Creek investigation launches (Story)
May 08, 2013
Hands of support: Northwestern commemorates Dmitri Teplov with memorial (Story)
May 06, 2013
A seat left empty: Northwestern grieves as Dmitri Teplov’s death ruled a suicide (Story)
May 06, 2013
Updated: McCormick sophomore Dmitri Teplov’s death ruled a suicide (Story)
May 06, 2013
Northwestern student Dmitri Teplov found dead on campus; students grieve for third time this year (Story)
May 03, 2013
Rapper Danny Brown to perform at Dillo Day (Story)
May 03, 2013
Medill alum James Foley likely held by Syrian government, panelists reveal at Boston event (Story)
Apr 25, 2013
Northwestern embarks on more major construction projects (Story)
Apr 18, 2013
Questions remain as for-credit online course registration looms (Story)
Apr 18, 2013
New dean’s office focuses on connecting students with resources (Story)
Apr 13, 2013
Northwestern Law Prof. Dawn Clark Netsch remembered for ‘absolute, unshakeable integrity’ (Story)
Apr 09, 2013
CAPS partners with McCormick to pilot emotional intelligence class (Story)
Mar 13, 2013
Northwestern religious leaders, scholars: Pope Francis an unsurprising pick (Story)
Mar 10, 2013
Photo essay: Best of Dance Marathon 2013 (Story)
Mar 09, 2013
Dance Marathon 2013: Block 8 recap (Story)
Mar 09, 2013
Dance Marathon 2013: Block 7 recap (Story)
Mar 09, 2013
Dance Marathon 2013: Block 2 recap (Story)
Mar 08, 2013
Dance Marathon 2013 goes back to its roots, promotes sustainability (Story)
Mar 07, 2013
Ethnic studies panel emphasizes community, ‘disruption’ (Story)
Mar 04, 2013
Northwestern researchers develop model for improved power grid (Story)
Mar 03, 2013
A&O Winter Speaker B.J. Novak’s props, jokes draw laughs (Story)
Mar 01, 2013
In Focus: Students demand Native American studies, recognition of Evans’ role in Sand Creek Massacre (Story)
Feb 25, 2013
Diversity Council rolls out proposal for university-wide social inequalities, diversity requirement (Story)
Feb 25, 2013
Preckwinkle, Norquist to talk at School of Law symposium (Story)
Feb 20, 2013
Two Northwestern profs awarded Sloan Research Fellowships (Story)
Feb 20, 2013
Kellogg alumni named ‘Social Entrepreneurs of the Year’ (Story)
Feb 20, 2013
New Trier principal named next director of SESP’s teacher education program (Story)
Feb 18, 2013
Students from NU-Qatar, Immigrant Connect to be featured on Big Ten Network (Story)
Feb 14, 2013
Northwestern committee to investigate Evans’ role in Sand Creek Massacre (Story)
Feb 12, 2013
Northwestern men’s basketball introduces new ticket auctioning system (Story)
Feb 12, 2013
University Career Services celebrates 75th anniversary as students find need for its services (Story)
Feb 05, 2013
Center on Wrongful Convictions claims prisoner in police custody during his crime (Story)
Feb 04, 2013
Northwestern senior to bike across country this summer (Story)
Feb 03, 2013
Music fraternity Phi Mu Alpha donates watch party funds to Nordman (Story)
Jan 29, 2013
New global rankings name Kellogg 13th best business school (Story)
Jan 27, 2013
New department to focus on Asian literature, culture (Story)
Jan 27, 2013
Mental health a priority for reorganized dean’s office (Story)
Jan 24, 2013
Construction begins on Norris stairwell (Story)
Jan 22, 2013
Northwestern graduate student assaulted in robbery attempt (Story)
Jan 17, 2013
Greek recruitment emphasizes values with process changes (Story)
Jan 15, 2013
New director announced as Norris turns 40 (Story)
Jan 15, 2013
Medill grabs second-most popular journalism school title (Story)
Jan 14, 2013
Few reported Northwestern flu cases amid national epidemic (Story)
Jan 13, 2013
Northwestern Law professor Koppelman’s latest book takes on health care reform (Story)
Jan 10, 2013
Northwestern faculty medical foundation grows its practice (Story)
Jan 10, 2013
Northwestern African American studies professor, noted novelist dies at 92 (Story)
Jan 07, 2013
Northwestern students seek creation of Native American studies program (Story)
Dec 10, 2012
Medill professor joins Chicago Innocence Project board amid racial dispute with Evanston Police (Story)
Dec 06, 2012
Caruba: Peppermint mocha key to holiday spirit (Story)
Nov 27, 2012
In Focus: Amherst account inspires Northwestern student to reveal own sexual assault (Story)
Nov 26, 2012
Northwestern among top Fulbright producers (Story)
Nov 18, 2012
Northwestern students push plastic water bottle ban (Story)
Nov 15, 2012
New policy prohibits employee-student relationships (Story)
Nov 15, 2012
Brockovich encourages students to save environment (Story)
Nov 12, 2012
SEED to bring Erin Brockovich to campus (Story)
Nov 08, 2012
Changes coming to ground floor of Norris (Story)
Nov 08, 2012
Environmental leader advocates governmental change, student activism (Story)
Nov 08, 2012
In Focus: Northwestern sustainability movement pushes for communication, education (Story)
Nov 07, 2012
Northwestern students gather at watch parties, await election results (Story)
Nov 01, 2012
Northwestern study: Even active women sit for nine hours a day (Story)
Oct 30, 2012
Northwestern extends early decision deadline due to Sandy (Story)
Oct 30, 2012
Amherst account spurs discussion of sexual assault at Northwestern (Story)
Oct 30, 2012
Northwestern to offer three new study-abroad programs in Israel (Story)
Oct 29, 2012
Northwestern approves undergraduate study abroad programs in Israel (Story)
Oct 24, 2012
Northwestern one of top 20 universities for renewable energy usage (Story)
Oct 24, 2012
Global Languages Initiative launches international film series (Story)
Oct 22, 2012
Schapiro among top 10 most popular college presidents (Story)
Oct 21, 2012
NUIT unveils new CAESAR home page to mixed reviews (Story)
Oct 19, 2012
Northwestern expands online courses for graduate, undergraduate students (Story)
Oct 11, 2012
Deering Library doors opening Homecoming weekend (Story)
Oct 10, 2012
Northwestern, Evanston assess off-campus lighting (Story)
Oct 09, 2012
Ski club heading to Steamboat Springs, Colo., for annual trip (Story)
Oct 05, 2012
British magazine: Northwestern among world’s 20 best universities (Story)
Oct 04, 2012
New ASG committees, administrative positions address campus issues (Story)
Oct 03, 2012
Server hosting nuCuisine website gets hacked (Story)
Oct 03, 2012
Northwestern pushes students to register, vote (Story)
Oct 02, 2012
Norris bringing new look to stairwell (Story)
Oct 01, 2012
Upgrades to CAESAR home page by end of month (Story)
Sep 28, 2012
University enforces chalking, publicity policies (Story)
Sep 27, 2012
New Deering Days event welcomes Class of 2016 (Story)
Sep 26, 2012
Schapiro appoints new vice president for athletics, recreation (Story)
Sep 24, 2012
Northwestern moves ahead with construction projects (Story)
Sep 24, 2012
While you were gone: Top Campus stories from summer (Story)
May 24, 2012
Asian NU Project hosts first-ever Asian pride rally (Story)
May 21, 2012
Students seek to bring more real food to campus (Story)
May 20, 2012
Over the Rainbow conference highlights issues facing LGBTQ youth (Story)
May 14, 2012
In Focus: Multicultural Greek groups seek visibility (Story)
May 10, 2012
Bienen plans implementation of school’s strategic plan (Story)
May 09, 2012
Off-campus community conversation sparks talk of city updates and upcoming activities (Story)
May 04, 2012
Dissecting the diversity report (Story)
May 02, 2012
Forum kicks off NU Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month (Story)
May 02, 2012
NU students win scholarship at White House Correspondents’ Dinner (Story)
Apr 23, 2012
Schapiro visits DC to field support for Strategic Plan (Story)
Apr 23, 2012
Comedian John Oliver gives students a laugh (Story)
Apr 18, 2012
New music building designs completed (Story)
Apr 16, 2012
Method Man and Major Lazer rock the Riv for this year’s A&O Ball (Story)
Apr 12, 2012
Student groups face new requirement to update Wildcat Connection profiles (Story)
Apr 04, 2012
NU alumna sees 2008 election as game-changer for gender at lecture (Story)
Apr 02, 2012
Evanston Township High School’s Urban Debate Team earns key wins at Chicago competition (Story)
Apr 01, 2012
One Book One Northwestern selects Kotlowitz book for next year (Story)
Mar 27, 2012
UPDATED: NUIT launches Wi-Fi network for University guests (Story)
Mar 26, 2012
NU students respond to KONY controversy (Story)
Feb 27, 2012
Searle workshop integrates social media with education (Story)
Feb 22, 2012
MGC celebrates 10th anniversary (Story)
Feb 14, 2012
Occupy Chicago member rekindles Northwestern movement via teach-in (Story)
Feb 07, 2012
New student group plans trip to impoverished Indian village (Story)
Feb 06, 2012
Kresge to undergo complete renovation (Story)
Feb 04, 2012
Annual SASA show emphasizes universal theme of ‘Graduation’ (Story)
Jan 31, 2012
Northwestern explores upperclassmen on-campus housing plans (Story)
Jan 24, 2012
New student group poses life’s big questions (Story)
Jan 18, 2012
Google’s new personalized searches raise concerns about accuracy, privacy (Story)
Jan 11, 2012
Elementary, middle school teachers affect students’ later success (Story)
Jan 09, 2012
Medill faculty, students expose lobbyist corruption (Story)
Jan 07, 2012
Northwestern’s financial aid will rise to match tuition (Story)
Jan 05, 2012
Northwestern launches off-campus lighting pilot program (Story)
Nov 15, 2011
Animal Planet’s Jeff Corwin speaks at SEED’s annual event (Story)
Nov 13, 2011
NU Stands with Thailand raises $3000 (Story)
Nov 02, 2011
Occupy Northwestern plans for growth despite low turnout at general assembly meeting (Story)
Nov 01, 2011
NU Stands with Thailand raises money for flood victims (Story)
Oct 31, 2011
Plagiarism, academic dishonesty on the rise among college students, Pew survey says (Story)
Oct 30, 2011
Northwestern to Benefit Special Olympics holds Halloween charity 5k run (Story)
Oct 26, 2011
Obama announces new loan debt repayment plan for students (Story)
Oct 04, 2011
Center on Wrongful Convictions expresses joy after Jacques Rivera’s release (Story)
Sep 24, 2011
NU siblings talk college experience (Story)