The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern committee to investigate Evans’ role in Sand Creek Massacre

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

February 14, 2013

After student petitioning and meetings with administrators this quarter, Northwestern officials announced Thursday the formation of a committee to investigate the role of University founder John Evans in the late-1800s killing...

Northwestern prof selected as a MacArthur ‘genius grant’ recipient

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

October 1, 2012

Northwestern Prof. Dylan Penningroth is one of 23 people who have been awarded a 2012 MacArthur Foundation "genius grant." The $500,000 grant, distributed annually in $100,000 awards, has now been given to 873 people since...