The Daily Northwestern

Qaseem: Smoking around children should be illegal

Yaqoob Qaseem, Columnist

April 6, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Thankfully, we live in a society where people go to jail for harming others. If an individual decided to rampage through the streets dousing innocent bystanders with caustic acid, he would undoubtedly be subjected to severe legal...

Adults should get measles vaccine, Feinberg professor says

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

With the recent outbreak of measles, a Feinberg professor suggested adults get the measles vaccine if they don't know if they are up to date. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 60 percent of the people af...

Illness at Washington Elementary School identified as norovirus

Stephanie Kelly, Assistant City Editor

November 9, 2014

Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories

The illness that caused students and staff to fall sick at Washington Elementary School last month has been identified as the highly contagious norovirus, according to a letter sent out to parents and guardians of Evanston/Sk...