The Daily Northwestern

Ryan Wangman
Ryan is a Medill junior studying journalism who hails from Chicago (the city, NOT the suburbs). Previously, he was city editor, copy chief and assistant city editor. Ryan also contributes to WNUR Sports and is a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity. You can reach him via Twitter or email.

Ryan Wangman, In Focus Editor

Nov 07, 2019
Women’s Basketball: The analytics case for Veronica Burton as NU’s key player (Story)
May 21, 2019
Women’s Basketball: USA taps Lindsey Pulliam for Pan American Games in Peru (Story)
May 20, 2019
Baseball: Northwestern ends its season in Senior Day loss to Minnesota (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
Baseball: Northwestern secures rivalry win over UIC on Tuesday (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Baseball: Northwestern looks to recapture magic from 2017 tournament win in trip to Ann Arbor (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern advances to its first postseason title game in program history (Story)
Mar 31, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern books a trip to the WNIT Final Four with heart-pounding victory over Ohio (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern dismantles Dayton en route to WNIT victory (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
Baseball: Northwestern drops all three games in tough series against Missouri (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
Women’s Basketball: From Nigeria to Northwestern, Pallas Kunaiyi-Akpanah etches her name into the history books (Story)
Mar 03, 2019
Women’s Basketball: With loss, NU set as 8th seed in upcoming Big Ten Tournament (Story)
Mar 01, 2019
The Daily Bounce: NU Players in Review, “Over/Under,” Preferred Tournament Foe? (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Behind the Byline: Campus reporter Aaron Wang discusses NU researchers’ involvement with NASA (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Pallas Kunaiyi-Akpanah stars in victory on Senior Night (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
The Daily Bounce: Nebraska Recap, Who Am I, Surprise Guest Host (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern’s late game near-comeback masks poor defensive performance (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Baseball: Big rotation changes take NU into 2019 (Story)
Feb 15, 2019
Women’s Basketball: On 13th try, Joe McKeown finally beats Penn State (Story)
Feb 10, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Déjà vu for NU in turnover-filled loss to Minnesota (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
The Daily Bounce: Penn State Recap, “Basketball Name Mashup,” Vic Law is an old Vince Carter? (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Behind the Byline: Clare Proctor on Illinois possibly raising the age to buy tobacco. Is any Juul safe? (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
Women’s Basketball: NU drops first game in over two weeks in loss to Minnesota (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
The Daily Bounce: NU Falls to Maryland (Story)
Jan 27, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Furious fourth-quarter comeback leads to win over in-state rival (Story)
Jan 26, 2019
The Daily Bounce: Rutgers, Indiana Recaps and Wisconsin Preview (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Behind The Byline: Prin Baskar on LGBTQ+ students and study abroad (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Behind The Byline: Emma Edmund on environmental sustainability (Story)
Jan 18, 2019
The Daily Bounce: Michigan Recap, “Who am I?”, Steve Pikiell’s New Year’s Eve (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern set for prime weekend matchup against reeling Wisconsin (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Pulliam dominates in upset over Indiana (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
The Daily Bounce: NU loss to Iowa recap, Michigan preview (Story)
Jan 13, 2019
Women’s Basketball: Wildcats buried by poor shooting after early struggles dig deep hole (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
Evanston Organizes: 8,000 likes later, social media campaign now a central source of community activism (Story)
Jun 01, 2018
In Focus: Fifth Ward residents advocate for neighborhood school in historical building (Story)
May 21, 2018
Baseball: Seniors reflect on time with program, express confidence about team’s future (Story)
May 16, 2018
Communication junior puts signature spin on Declaration of Independence musical by featuring all-female cast (Story)
May 14, 2018
Baseball: Northwestern looks ahead to Notre Dame, future (Story)
May 13, 2018
Two EPD officers to receive department’s Officer of the Year Award on Wednesday (Story)
May 08, 2018
Prairie Moon set to relocate to former home of Dave’s Italian Kitchen (Story)
May 02, 2018
Baseball: Northwestern splits back-to-back midweek games (Story)
Apr 29, 2018
Baseball: Northwestern uses late rallies, timely hitting to sweep Penn State (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
Baseball: Northwestern must overcome travel, Penn State to earn first conference series win (Story)
Apr 20, 2018
Baseball: Steal-happy Wildcats, Spartans to meet in series this weekend (Story)
Apr 20, 2018
Officials conduct workshop with 5th Ward residents on upcoming city budget deficit (Story)
Apr 18, 2018
NU alum finds success through self-help book about daily happiness (Story)
Apr 15, 2018
Baseball: Cats crumble against Indiana, suffer worst single-game defeat since 2010 (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
Baseball: Cats look for first win over Indiana in almost five years (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Baseball: Wildcats’ struggles continue with series loss to Maryland (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
Pritzker cruises to victory in Democratic primary, will face Rauner in general election (Story)
Mar 15, 2018
Police find man and girlfriend who were subject of hoax gun threat call safe (Story)
Mar 09, 2018
Three major democratic gubernatorial contenders to square off in March 20 primary (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Candidate for state representative criticized by challenger for campaign email (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Daniel Biss joins Pussy Riot to encourage people to vote (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
City committee to discuss panhandling ordinance, EPD body camera program on Monday (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Northlight Theatre cancels plans to return to Evanston in proposed Sherman Avenue tower (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
EPD looking into day before Kenzie Krogh was taken to hospital (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Female Illinois lawmakers take steps to address sexual harassment in workplace (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Supreme Court hears opening arguments in Illinois labor union case (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
City to institute hiring policy for applicants with criminal records (Story)
Feb 25, 2018
Hagerty visits Puerto Rico to assist with disaster recovery efforts (Story)
Feb 25, 2018
Aldermen to review landlord assistance program, criminal record hiring policy at City Council (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Students, city officials seek to change Evanston’s ‘brothel law’ (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Evanston arts organization seeks revival after founder’s retirement (Story)
Feb 18, 2018
EPD charges two men in connection with killing of Yakez Semark (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
Dog beach submerged under water, applications for permits suspended (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Evanston contingent will head to Springfield for gun control event (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Rauner calls for tax cut, pension reform in Illinois’ budget address (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Aldermen quash soft recycling program in standing committee (Story)
Feb 11, 2018
Aldermen to discuss recycling, storefront modernization programs (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
Evanston police investigating Thursday night murder (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
Evanston officials prepare for ‘snow emergency’ this weekend (Story)
Feb 06, 2018
Hewn Bakery featured on Illinois tourism’s YouTube channel (Story)
Feb 06, 2018
Court denies appeal on ETHS athlete discrimination suit (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
Rauner’s State of the State address: ‘Time we do what the people of Illinois want’ (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
ETHS freshman nets day in his honor with buzzer-beating game winner (Story)
Jan 28, 2018
Aldermen to review landlord assistance program at City Council (Story)
Jan 26, 2018
Woman taken to hospital after incident on city parking garage (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Aldermen approve one-year Divvy contract extension (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
Infighting among candidates characterizes first Democratic gubernatorial forum (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
Evanston man dies in apartment fire (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
ETHS to dedicate indoor field house to Olympian Willie May (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
Police investigate reports of armed robberies (Story)
Jan 21, 2018
Aldermen to discuss planned development, new restaurants at City Council (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
Crash at Simpson, Central Park results in minor injuries (Story)
Jan 17, 2018
Sole supplier of historic Tallmadge streetlights likely to shut down (Story)
Jan 15, 2018
District 202 school board to reconsider controversial confidentiality policy (Story)
Jan 10, 2018
Evanston appoints new assistant city manager (Story)
Jan 05, 2018
City appoints interim chief financial officer (Story)
Dec 22, 2017
Robin Rue Simmons appointed to national development committee (Story)
Dec 09, 2017
Evanston and University police looking into student thefts at Nevin’s (Story)
Nov 21, 2017
EPD vacates Howard Street outpost as confidence in safety increases (Story)
Nov 20, 2017
Following Albion development’s approval, community leaders call for more affordable units (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
Aldermen approve controversial Sherman Avenue apartment proposal (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Cook County officials present progress on county-wide goals (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Biden calls for greater U.S. involvement in world affairs at Chicago event (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
Aldermen refer rental space laws to Planning and Development Committee (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
Biss to introduce sexual harassment prevention legislation (Story)
Oct 24, 2017
Aldermen move contentious Sherman Avenue apartment proposal to Council discussion (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
ETHS officials, students working on plan to redistribute confiscated newspapers (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Aldermen stall on Sherman Avenue apartment decision (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Aldermen disagree with residents’ worries about downtown development (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
Local artistic director brings in 11 award nominations, broadens theater’s diversity (Story)
Aug 24, 2017
5th Ward restaurant moves one step closer to approval (Story)
Aug 20, 2017
Prosecutors say Cornell-Duranleau murder an alleged sex-fantasy (Story)
Aug 18, 2017
City installs four new water fountains around Evanston (Story)
Aug 16, 2017
Schapiro condemns alt-right after Charlottesville protests (Story)
Aug 07, 2017
Northwestern among first schools to allow GRE as law application exam (Story)
Jul 31, 2017
Swimmers take on Lake Michigan in annual open water race (Story)
Jul 21, 2017
Biss opens new Evanston field office for gubernatorial campaign (Story)
Jul 13, 2017
As Harley Clarke acquisition process is extended, local nonprofit remains confident in bid (Story)
Jul 06, 2017
Illinois legislators override Rauner’s veto, pass state budget (Story)
Jun 29, 2017
Local elected officials, community leaders condemn potential minimum wage opt-out (Story)
Jun 23, 2017
Local elected officials sound off on Rauner’s unity address (Story)
Jun 20, 2017
Construction on Sheridan Road will stop without state budget (Story)
Jun 19, 2017
Boxing gym provides unique form of exercise to Evanston (Story)
Jun 12, 2017
Bernie Sanders speaks at People’s Summit (Story)
May 26, 2017
D65 report calls for ‘sense of urgency’ to address needs of marginalized students (Story)
May 24, 2017
Congressional Budget Office: House bill to leave 14 million more uninsured by 2018 (Story)
May 18, 2017
Religious leaders form group to protect marginalized residents (Story)
May 17, 2017
City to provide youth transportation for summer jobs (Story)
May 15, 2017
Cross Country: Seidel sets school record in 3,000 meter steeplechase (Story)
May 14, 2017
D65 board develops procedures to implement transgender policy (Story)
May 11, 2017
State Senate passes ‘student loan bill of rights’ (Story)
May 11, 2017
Schapiro discusses student debt at Evanston Public Library (Story)
May 04, 2017
Immigration protection bill passes in Illinois Senate (Story)
May 03, 2017
ETHS celebrates ‘civil rights breakthrough’ with new transgender locker room policy (Story)
May 02, 2017
ETHS passes transgender locker room policy (Story)
Apr 28, 2017
Evanston native takes charge of Biss gubernatorial campaign (Story)
Apr 25, 2017
Board to vote on transgender policy next week (Story)
Apr 24, 2017
Seidel, O’Brien set school records at Virginia Challenge (Story)
Apr 21, 2017
Evanston Refugee Task Force unveils new ‘welcoming city’ webpage (Story)
Apr 17, 2017
Durbin, Schakowsky discuss health care, immigration policy at town hall (Story)
Apr 17, 2017
Cross Country: O’Brien bests previous school record in 1500 meter run (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
DePaul freshman takes on incumbent Larry Suffredin for Cook County commissioner (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Gov. Bruce Rauner announces new steps to curb hate crimes (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Cross Country: Ko leads Wildcats at Redbird Invitational (Story)
Apr 07, 2017
Homelessness commision votes to renew grant to landlord-tenant mediation group (Story)
Apr 05, 2017
D65 school board referendum passes with overwhelming support (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
Mann, Suffredin face off in race for 6th Ward (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
Local environmentalists decry Trump’s recent executive order (Story)
Apr 03, 2017
Cross Country: Freshman O’Brien sets 1,500 meter school record (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
Municipal candidates oppose political action committee’s endorsements (Story)
Mar 21, 2017
State Sen. Daniel Biss holds meet and greet to kick off gubernatorial campaign (Story)
Mar 20, 2017
Gary Gaspard endorses Mark Tendam for mayor (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
Police Blotter: Man arrested in connection with hit and run (Story)
Mar 01, 2017
ETHS student group promoting racial equality looks to expand impact (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
Good to Go to move across Howard Street (Story)
Feb 24, 2017
Evanston police, residents meet for first complaint review process planning meeting (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Mayoral candidates promise to further Tisdahl’s legacy at final forum ahead of primary (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
EPL hires latino engagement coordinator (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
Two D65 teachers nominated for teaching award (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
D65 academic progress report indicates persistent racial disparities (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Police Blotter: Hospital employee’s items stolen from bag (Story)
Feb 14, 2017
Evanston school boards address inequity in school system (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
District 202 candidates aim to reaffirm board’s commitment to equity (Story)
Feb 08, 2017
Mayoral candidates discuss policing, town-gown relations at debate (Story)
Feb 02, 2017
Kabul House restaurant denied grant from city after former tenant defaulted on loan (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
State Democrats voice support for bill to nullify Trump’s executive order (Story)
Jan 31, 2017
Police Blotter: $8,000 stolen from Buffalo Joe’s safe (Story)
Jan 31, 2017
Residents voice frustrations at EPD open house (Story)
Jan 26, 2017
Bakery proposed for Howard Street (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
D65 board passes resolution declaring district a ‘safe haven’ for immigrant students (Story)
Jan 19, 2017
Cubs trophy comes to Civic Center on Sunday (Story)
Jan 18, 2017
ETHS board passes resolution declaring school a ‘safe haven’ for immigrant families (Story)
Jan 16, 2017
Woman charged with driving under the influence after traffic collision (Story)
Jan 11, 2017
District 65 board votes to put property tax referendum on April ballot (Story)
Jan 08, 2017
Police find heroin, alcohol in car after hit and run (Story)
Dec 27, 2016
District 65 parents, officials spar over handling of alleged gun violence threat (Story)
Nov 30, 2016
City succeeds in final search for holiday tree (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
Republican House challengers concede to Illinois Democrats from Evanston (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
City staff looks to regulate small cell towers (Story)
Oct 27, 2016
Northwestern program uses speech therapy to combat dementia (Story)
Oct 10, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Northwestern players exit early from ITA All-American Championships (Story)
Oct 02, 2016
Viet Nom Nom to focus on Evanston community impact, quality dining experience (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
Evanston police plans to roll out new crime alert system (Story)