The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern faculty medical foundation grows its practice

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 11, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Campus, Faculty, On Campus

The Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation, a physicians group affiliated with Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine, recently expanded its practice by acquiring one of the biggest independent medical practices in the...

Former Northwestern football player to run for Congress in Chicago

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 28, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

A former Northwestern football player declared Monday that he will contend for the U.S. House seat in Chicago's south suburbs left open by the resignation of Democratic Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. "I'm running," Illinois state Sen.-elect...

Five District 65 schools ranked top 100 by Chicago Sun-Times

Rebecca Schechner, Reporter

November 8, 2012

Filed under City, Education, Local

The majority of Evanston/Skokie District 65 schools landed in the top 10 percent in the Chicago Sun-Times’ annual ranking of Illinois public schools. Five schools were ranked in the top 100: Dewey Elementary, Willard Elementary,...

Obama campaign makes it official: Election Night ‘watch party’ in Chicago

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 30, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Daily Decision

President Barack Obama will appear at an Election Night "watch party" at McCormick Place in Chicago, his re-election campaign announced earlier this week. The official venue selection came after several reports that Obama's...

Northwestern’s Knight Lab wins online journalism award

Flora Sun, Reporter

October 10, 2012

Filed under Academic, Campus

Congressional Primaries 2012, a project operated by the Knight News Innovation Lab at Northwestern, won an award recently from the Online News Association, the world’s largest group of online journalists. The project developed...