The Daily Northwestern

Microwave malfunction starts minor fire in Tech

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

February 17, 2014

Filed under Administration, Blogs, Campus, On Campus

Technological Institute was evacuated Monday afternoon after a fire broke out on the second floor of the building. University spokesman Bob Rowley said students and faculty vacated the building at 2:37 p.m. after several fire...

Man brings substance claimed to be cyanide to Searle

Ally Mutnick, Campus Editor

February 14, 2014

Filed under Blogs, Campus, On Campus, Science & Technology

Someone connected to the University brought three vials of what he claimed was cyanide to Northwestern University Health Service on Thursday afternoon, causing part of the building to be quarantined and drawing emergency responders t...

Northwestern to remain open Monday; CPS, ETHS, D65 schools all closed

Ally Mutnick, Campus Editor

January 26, 2014

Filed under Administration, Blogs, Campus, Latest Stories, On Campus

Despite subzero temperatures, Northwestern will remain open Monday, University officials told The Daily. High temperatures in Cook County on Monday are expected to range between 2 and minus 6 degrees, but with gusts of up...