The Daily Northwestern

Evanston Swims! program more than doubles in size

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 13, 2014

A program to teach Evanston second graders to swim has more than doubled in size and moved out of its pilot phase, the Evanston Community Foundation said Monday. Evanston Swims!, which provides free monthly swimming lessons...

‘Game-changing’ initiative aims to shape entire Evanston community

Paige Leskin, Assistant City Editor

May 4, 2014

Evanston community leaders are drafting a proposal to bring a long-term education initiative called Cradle to Career to the city. Cradle to Career has established itself with the vision that “by the age of 23, all Evanston...

Letter to the Editor: Diversity, equity needed on ETHS, D65 boards of education

Noreen Edwards Metz

April 2, 2013

With the approaching retirement of Martha Burns, Evanston's District 202 school board will have lost three very forceful black leaders in a matter of two years. We now risk having almost completely white boards of education at...