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Ryan Field renovation ordinance introduced for discussion

Elena Sucharetza, Assistant City Editor

March 15, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Evanston’s Planning and Development committee introduced an ordinance for discussion Monday night on the reconstruction of the Ryan Field parking lot. The project would involve upgrades and renovations to the parking lot...

Northwestern to invest $480 million in Chicago improvement projects

Darby Hopper, Reporter

January 26, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus

Northwestern will invest nearly $500 million in Chicago-centered improvement projects as part of an agreement with Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office. Although this was the first time NU signed such an agreement with the city —...

Northwestern signs national White House climate pledge

Peter Kotecki, Assistant Campus Editor

November 24, 2015

Filed under Campus

Ahead of the United Nations conference on climate change in December, Northwestern signed President Barack Obama’s American Campuses Act on Climate Pledge. The University joined more than 200 campuses to show support for climate action by ...

Northwestern, Evanston begin trade skills training program

Tori Latham, City Editor

April 30, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Education, Local

Northwestern launched a training program Monday in partnership with the city that will teach Evanston residents trade skills they can use to find full-time jobs. The Northwestern/Evanston Skilled Trades Training Program aims...

University announces new vice president for facilities

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

January 25, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus

John D’Angelo Jr. will be Northwestern's next vice president for facilities, the University announced Friday. D'Angelo will oversee the University's physical assets on its three campuses, including "some 225 buildings and...