The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern professor shares research on legislative gridlock

Nora Shelly, Reporter

October 12, 2015

Filed under Campus, Speakers

A Northwestern professor discussed her research into the underlying causes of legislative gridlock Monday, arguing that lawmakers’ reluctance to compromise has paralyzed legislatures across the country. Political science Pr...

ETHS “detracking” curriculum changes hot topic at school board candidate forum

Edward Cox, Reporter

February 11, 2013

Filed under City, Education, Local, Politics

Three Evanston school board candidates met with residents at an Evanston cafe Sunday to discuss their campaign platforms in an election that will include four hotly contested District 202 seats. Ald. Mark Tendam (6th) said...

Alan Krueger to deliver on-campus address Monday

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 5, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Alan Krueger, President Barack Obama's chief economic adviser, will speak on campus next week. Northwestern announced this morning that Krueger will deliver the 2012 Institute for Policy Research’s Distinguished Policy Lecture at...