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Gutierrez: The argument for ‘Latinx’

A. Pallas Gutierrez, Op-Ed Contributor

October 16, 2018

Officially, Latino 201-0 is listed as “Introduction to Latina and Latino Studies,” but the course syllabus says “Introduction to Latinx Studies and the department recently hosted a symposium called “Latinx Politics Today:...

Study: Evanston police stand out for ‘upfront’ use of stop and frisk

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 26, 2013

A new report by the Better Government Association says the Evanston Police Department's use of stop and frisk is one of the most transparent in the Chicago area. The Chicago-based watchdog's study, published Tuesday, found that EPD has publicized the controversial tactic more than at least 10 other police departments in...

Northwestern Law graduate becomes first Latino chief judge for Chicago federal court

Annie Bruce, Summer Reporter

July 19, 2013

Northwestern School of Law graduate Ruben Castillo was sworn in as the chief judge for the Northern District of Illinois earlier this month, becoming the first Hispanic to reach the position. Castillo, 58, will preside over...

Letter to the Editor: Alianza clarifies intent over Cinco de Mayo letter

Darlene Reyes, Alianza Co-President

May 19, 2013

Dear Northwestern Community, Over the past weeks, there has been a significant amount of discussion over the letter sent to the student body regarding Cinco de Mayo celebrations. As collaborators on this letter, we would like...