Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern


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Sustainability fellowship program focuses on giving students experiential learning experience

November 21, 2022

A Northwestern fellowship program aims to give students hands-on experience in crafting real-world solutions centered on energy and sustainability. The NU Sustainability Fellowship will welcome its...

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With new electric school bus grant, District 65 looks to reduce carbon emissions and tackle financial barriers

May 16, 2022

Like many school districts, Evanston/Skokie School District 65 transports its students, spread across 18 schools and nine wards, in diesel-fueled school buses. For local parents like Joey Hailpern, a District...

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‘It’s an act of violence on our communities’: Advocates push for more equitable construction of electric vehicle charging stations

February 11, 2022

In Little Village, residents inhale toxic air pollution with one of the highest rates of diesel particulate matter in the state. That particulate matter leads to asthma, lung cancer and other respiratory...

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NU partners with leading clean technology integrator to reduce its carbon footprint, create fellowship program

July 6, 2021

Northwestern announced a five-year partnership with leading electric energy corporation Ameresco, Inc., intended to reduce the school’s carbon footprint and provide students with experiential learning...

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