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Evanston PAC reaches halfway point in term limits push

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 25, 2013

Filed under City, Local, Politics, State

An Evanston group in favor of term limits for Illinois lawmakers announced Thursday it has gathered more than half the signatures it needs to put the issue on the ballot next year. Headed by Republican gubernatorial candidate...

Medill prof featured on panel about ethics of photo editing

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

November 10, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Faculty, Speakers

Medill Prof. Craig Duff spoke Friday night as part of “The Future of Photography Editing," a panel discussion on the technology, ethics and business aspects of photo editing programs like Adobe Photoshop. The event was held...

ABC reporter Martha Raddatz to speak at Medill

Amy Whyte, Assistant Campus Editor

October 6, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Four-time Emmy Award-winning television reporter Martha Raddatz will speak at the McCormick Tribune Center on Oct. 17. Raddatz will discuss journalism and foreign policy with Medill Prof. Timothy McNulty, the co-director of...

Evanston responds to water report

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

September 26, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

The Evanston Utilities Department on Thursday reiterated that it has not detected lead in the city's water, responding to a report that the toxic material is surfacing in some Chicago households. Citing new federal research,...

Internationally renowned Feinberg pharmacologist dies

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

April 28, 2013

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty

Feinberg Prof. Toshio Narahashi, former chair of the pharmacology department, died of colon cancer April 21. He was 86. Narahashi was internationally known for his work in neurotoxicology, the branch of medicine that studies...

Illinois athletic event in Evanston stirs controversy

Josh Walfish, Sports Editor

April 26, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

The Northwestern-Illinois rivalry is heating up, but not on the football field or basketball court. The Fighting Illini announced Wednesday they will bring their annual coaches caravan to Evanston with a May 8 stop at World...