The Daily Northwestern

Reed: New Trier parents, students should listen closely to differing perspectives on civil rights education

Chase Reed, Columnist

February 22, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The recent debate over the benefits of New Trier High School’s upcoming seminar on civil rights stems from a lack of listening. The program assesses student privilege and educates students on racial issues like implicit bias,...

Evanston theaters to celebrate Black History Month with play reading

Jia You, Assistant City Editor

January 24, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

The Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre and Piven Theatre will celebrate Black History Month with a collaborative dramatic reading of the play “Gee’s Bend” on Feb. 4, according to a city news release. The theaters will stage the...