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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

Illustration of a large gray cloud raining on top of Earth, with the Western Hemisphere portion of the planet shown.

Rain is falling harder in the US, Northwestern researchers find

November 3, 2022

Rain intensity has increased across the eastern two-thirds of the U.S., a trend that puts pressure on infrastructure and increases the risk of flooding, according to a recently published study by Northwestern...

An illustration of two hands holding an Earth on top of a bed of greens.

NU students, faculty and staff help organize the Midwest Climate Summit

October 7, 2020

If the 12 states that are a part of the Midwest were a country, they would be the fifth-largest greenhouse gas emitter in the world. This year, representatives of over 20 organizations, from universities...

Northwestern students listen to speakers at The State of Sustainability in Scott Hall. The event featured updates from ASG, sustainNU and ISEN about sustainability initiatives on campus

Administrators outline plan for energy use recording, encourage student action at The State of Sustainability

February 19, 2019

SustainNU, Associated Student Government and the Institute for Sustainability and Energy at Northwestern encouraged students to engage in sustainable practices and advance sustainability throughout campus...

The University of Minnesotas Jessica Hellmann speaks at the annual Climate Change Symposium. She discussed international issues about climate change and greenhouse gases.

Climate Change Symposium explores intersection of environmental issues

October 14, 2016

Speakers at the annual Northwestern Climate Change Symposium discussed local and international issues regarding water, energy and climate at Norris University Center on Thursday. The goal of the annual...

Author Naomi Klein talks about capitalism’s connection to climate change at an event hosted by the Buffett Institute. Klein authored “This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate,” a book on climate change how it is connected to other social issues.

Author Naomi Klein discusses climate change, capitalism at Buffett Center event

March 3, 2016

Climate change goes far beyond planetary science, said author Naomi Klein at an event hosted by the Buffett Institute for Global Studies on Wednesday night. “Capitalism vs. The Climate,” co-sponsored...

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