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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Tracing the path of the tribes who call Evanston home

May 25, 2023

Before Evanston was founded in 1863, tribal nations including the Potawatomi, Peoria, Kaskaskia, Myaamia (or Miami), Wea, Kiikaapoi (or Kickapoo) and Mascouten called the land home.  When settlers...

In Focus: Community members say Northwestern is neither a safe nor free space for conversations about Palestine and Israel

In Focus: Community members say Northwestern is neither a safe nor free space for conversations about Palestine and Israel

March 2, 2023

Content warning: This piece includes mention of Islamophobia, racism, antisemitism and death. Throughout this story, some names have been changed to protect students’ safety. Many sources who requested...

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Open Tab: Cinnaholic spices up Evanston’s dessert scene with signature and customizable rolls

February 24, 2023

Cinnaholic offers a variety of cinnamon rolls and sweet treats that make the perfect Winter Quarter study snack.  Located on 1596 Sherman Ave., the bakery opened its Evanston location in August 2021....

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Reel Thoughts: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ season five depicts the power of forgiveness and long-held grudges

November 13, 2022

Content warning: This story contains mention of sexual assault and violence. This story also contains spoilers. “The Handmaid’s Tale” season five is the perfect full-circle television moment...

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Q&A: Former African American Studies Prof. Debra Thompson talks new memoir

October 9, 2022

When former African American studies Prof. Debra Thompson first accepted an offer a few years ago to become a political science professor at Montreal’s McGill University, she experienced mixed emotions...

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