The Daily Northwestern

Emma Edmund
Emma is a Medill senior from Dallas, Texas. She currently serves as Audience Engagement Editor and she’s covered everything from Evanston politics to social justice. She particularly enjoys covering environmental news in and around Evanston. You can reach Emma via Twitter and email.

Emma Edmund, Audience Engagement Editor

Nov 18, 2020
Northwestern tackles coastal stabilization project as lake levels continue to threaten shorelines (Story)
Oct 16, 2020
Brainstorm: The Buzz Behind Caffeine (Story)
Aug 28, 2020
Northwestern goes remote for first- and second-year students, reduces Fall Quarter undergraduate tuition by 10 percent (Story)
Aug 17, 2020
Northwestern Medicine to manage Health Service in Evanston (Story)
Aug 17, 2020
Peggy McCready, associate vice president for IT Services and Support, to leave Northwestern for University of Pennsylvania (Story)
Aug 16, 2020
Out-classed: Here are some classes you should take during your time at Northwestern (Story)
Aug 16, 2020
Gone virtual: Some programming available to the remote student (Story)
Aug 16, 2020
Year in review: Around town (Story)
Aug 16, 2020
How to determine when to use public transportation (Story)
Aug 16, 2020
How to stay as safe as possible in Evanston during COVID-19 (Story)
Aug 13, 2020
VP and Chief Investment Officer William McLean to leave NU (Story)
Aug 11, 2020
Waste Transfer Station study recommends prioritizing formaldehyde and nitric oxide in future work (Story)
Jul 30, 2020
Confederate flag towel displayed at Lighthouse Beach; residents and city officials speak against hateful symbols (Story)
Jul 26, 2020
One dead from Emerson Street shooting; shooting incident near Hartrey Avenue (Story)
Jul 24, 2020
Administrators commit to transparency and cultural change, but not to divesting from Northwestern police (Story)
Jul 20, 2020
Associate Vice President and Dean of Students Todd Adams to leave Northwestern for University of Denver (Story)
Jul 17, 2020
Evanston Township High School to continue e-learning until further notice (Story)
Jul 16, 2020
StuCo activities to be held remotely (Story)
Jul 09, 2020
Northwestern to follow Chicago’s Emergency Travel Order (Story)
Jul 09, 2020
James Speta to become interim dean at Pritzker School of Law (Story)
Jul 07, 2020
Students urge Northwestern to address issues of police divestment (Story)
Jun 26, 2020
University to implement single-person on-campus housing; Wildcat Welcome to be “reimagined” (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Analysis | Northwestern’s relationship with NUPD, EPD (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Northwestern administrators say they will come up with specific actions to address students’ demands in Tuesday dialogue (Story)
Jun 22, 2020
First 2020 mosquitoes to test positive for West Nile found in Evanston (Story)
Jun 19, 2020
Commencement speaker Lori Lightfoot asks graduates to engage in public service (Story)
Jun 18, 2020
Northwestern makes standardized tests optional for Class of 2025 applicants (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
Soaked: How a sponge could clean up oil spills (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
Students to return to campus for a modified Fall Quarter (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
Academic calendar updated for Fall Quarter, classes to start Sept. 16 (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
Rules Committee examines city manager recruitment process and schedule (Story)
Jun 11, 2020
Katie Robinson to become director of Northwestern Swimming & Diving (Story)
May 26, 2020
CSOs: Storms cause wastewater discharge in Lake Michigan (Story)
May 26, 2020
In Focus: As climate change worsens, combined sewers pose new issues (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
2020 AP Exams to continue online with structural changes (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
Graduate school entrance exams moved online, canceled (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Your Zarty Rock Anthem, or, how to throw an (online) rager (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
Okay, Zoomer: How to use Zoom (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
Christian and Jewish congregations practice faith online (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
“This virus isn’t going to go away” — Evanston organizations rush to assist the city’s vulnerable homeless population (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
First Evanston resident with COVID-19 dies (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Joe Biden wins primary in Illinois, Suburban Cook County (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
NorthShore University HealthSystem to screen all visitors for COVID-19 risk factors (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
NorthShore University Healthsystem está cuidando un paciente con el nuevo coronavirus (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
ETHS convertirá a un plan de aprendizaje en línea hasta el 12 de abril (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Evanston in “mitigation stage” of COVID-19 response (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Mayor Hagerty declara una emergencia local por el coronavirus (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Evanston polling places increase coronavirus precautions ahead of Tuesday’s primary (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Hagerty declares local emergency in Evanston as COVID-19 concerns continue (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
ETHS to transition to online learning plan through April 12 (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Evanston senior activities canceled indefinitely (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Evanston businesses increase precautions as coronavirus spreads (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Evanston, Illinois officials monitoring possible spread of coronavirus (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
NorthShore University HealthSystem treating one patient for novel coronavirus (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
District 202, 65 prepare for potential coronavirus threat (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
In Focus: Trustees and student activists at impasse after divestment proposal rejected (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
Board of Trustees rejects Fossil Free divestment proposal (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
Organizers strategize for Green New Deal at YDSA conference (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
District 65 board member steps down (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
Students demand timeline on Board divestment decision (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Andy’s Frozen Custard faces lease expiration (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
As Asian carp inch closer to the Great Lakes, experts tackle possible solutions (Story)
Jan 14, 2020
High Lake Michigan water levels pose public safety concerns (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
YWCA Evanston/North Shore to host racial healing circles (Story)
Jan 06, 2020
Evanston outlines plan for reparations (Story)
Dec 20, 2019
Devon Horton to become District 65 superintendent (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
Community members to call for Kevin Brown’s reinstatement (Story)
Nov 24, 2019
City Council to vote on 2020 budget, reparations fund (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
Evanston Fire Department extinguishes Mulford Street house fire (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Northwestern allocates $1 million for Good Neighbor Fund (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
City Council to introduce budget ordinance (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
New state law could allow more aggressive climate action (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
City Council to discuss budget, vote on referendum question (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Evanston organizations lay groundwork for carrying out CARP goals (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Evanston activists hope to introduce medical aid in dying resolution (Story)
Nov 03, 2019
Illinois House approves bill for Senate to phase out cancer-causing ethylene oxide (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
City praises outreach as major success of CARP (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
State leaders emphasize need to reduce violence in Chicago, reform the criminal justice system (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
1st and 4th Wards discuss Evanston’s proposed budget (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Artist to seek input for Robert Crown art installation (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Sustain Evanston recognizes 17 businesses (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Ald. Braithwaite not found in violation of Code of Ethics (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Evanston to begin construction on part of new water supply (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
City Council to consider creation of Citizen Police Review Commission (Story)
Oct 06, 2019
Scientists examine Illinois earthquake risk (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Evanston finishes month-long recycling campaign (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Evanston Fire Department collaborates on new hiring law (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Plan Commission recommends approval of Howard Street map amendment (Story/Media)
Sep 25, 2019
Blotter: Woman reports stolen license plate, fired shots reported at Dobson and Ridge (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Illinois unemployment rate hits historic low (Story)
May 29, 2019
Aldermen approve resolution appointing additional FOIA officers, decreasing city clerk’s power (Story)
May 28, 2019
Evanston releases 2019 first quarter financial report (Story)
May 27, 2019
New Illinois bill would require LGBTQ education in public schools (Story)
May 22, 2019
Ethics Board to draft memo on possible City Code amendment (Story)
May 15, 2019
Evanston reports safe drinking water in 2018 (Story)
May 14, 2019
Planning and Development Committee discusses permanent sidewalk cafes (Story)
May 12, 2019
Northlight Theatre plans move back to Evanston (Story)
May 08, 2019
Panelists discuss universal healthcare at Indivisible Evanston meeting (Story)
May 06, 2019
Evanston police issue over 400 citations during state Distracted Driving Enforcement campaign (Story)
May 05, 2019
Women share stories of empowerment at Gibbs-Morrison Cultural Center (Story)
May 01, 2019
Producemobile opens temporary second location to provide fresh produce to low-income residents (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
Welcome Home to Evanston celebrates new affordable housing complex (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
Evanston aldermen further affordable housing efforts (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
Great Lakes states see rise in average temperature, report says, posing risk to vulnerable populations (Story)
Apr 21, 2019
Blotter: Man charged with possession of a controlled substance (Story)
Apr 21, 2019
Invasive species, extreme weather pose threat to Lake Michigan, report finds (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Blotter: Man reports shattered rear windshield on Colfax Street (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
City Council votes to add decorum guidelines for citizen participation (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Evanston residents protest Robert Crown Community Center cost at City Council (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Council introduces authorization of general obligation bond issuances (Story)
Apr 07, 2019
Report warns of climate change-related impacts on Great Lakes (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
Evanston Rules Committee moves to change public comment rules (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Evanston proposes two-year climate action plan implementation strategy (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Evanston plan to combat climate change emphasizes equity (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
City Council adopts four goals through 2020 (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Aldermen hold Chicago Avenue development in committee (Story)
Jan 15, 2019
Evanston provides assistance for furloughed employees in shutdown (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
Evanston passes plan that aims for 100 percent renewable electricity by 2030 (Story)
Nov 25, 2018
Advocacy Corps gives students opportunities to work for local advocacy groups (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
Up against pastor, Schakowsky projected to win 9th Congressional District race (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Kilwins set to open Downtown Evanston location in early November (Story)