The Daily Northwestern

NU campuses in Evanston, Chicago to remain open following UChicago gun threat

Drew Gerber, Assistant Campus Editor

November 29, 2015

Northwestern announced Sunday evening that both Evanston and Chicago campuses would operate as normal on Monday, following an online gun violence threat at the University of Chicago's Hyde Park campus. After receiving inform...

Chicago Humanities Festival to come to Evanston

Stephanie Kelly, Assistant City Editor

October 23, 2014

A humanities festival featuring several different speakers and events will be coming to Evanston on Saturday before continuing in Chicago until Nov. 9. The annual Chicago Humanities Festival presents events that focus on...

Obama visits field office, shoots hoops for Election Day in Chicago

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 6, 2012

President Barack Obama swung by a South Side field office today and continued his Election Day tradition of playing pick-up basketball in Chicago. Obama surprised about 30 volunteers this morning at his campaign's Hyde Park...