The Daily Northwestern

Evanston overtime costs rise in 2014

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

May 25, 2015

The city paid its employees more than $1 million more in 2014 for working overtime than it did the previous year. The higher costs are mostly due to last year’s extreme weather, which required employees to work extra hours,...

Northwestern expands parental leave benefits for staff members

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

January 29, 2015

Northwestern staff members who have recently adopted children or whose partners have recently given birth can now take paid parental leave. Eligible staff members can take a paid leave of 10 to 12 weeks after they or their...