The Daily Northwestern

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

Rebecca Schechner, Reporter

November 8, 2012

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

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

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...