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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

LTE: Rename John Evans Alumni Center

LTE: Rename John Evans Alumni Center

April 11, 2024

We are members of the John Evans Study Committee, which in May 2014 submitted its report on the Sand Creek Massacre of November 29, 1864, in southeastern Colorado. Soldiers savagely attacked a peaceful...

Students discussed the way carceral logic manifests in education, including in the lack of accommodations for students with disabilities and health issues.

UPEP unpacks carceral logic in NU’s past and present at Disorientation Week event

January 24, 2024

Students gathered in Parkes Hall Tuesday with the Undergraduate Prison Education Program to learn about the history of discipline, justice systems and abolition activism at Northwestern. The event was...

A group of Indigenous drummers and dancers performed at the Native American Heritage Celebration on Wednesday.

NAISA celebrates Native American and Indigenous Heritage Month

November 16, 2023

Content warning: This story contains mentions of death and anti-Indigenous violence. At Norris University Center on Wednesday, students could help themselves to food from a special buffet catered by...

Kiel: After Schill’s inaugural address, it’s time to rename John Evans Alumni Center

Kiel: After Schill’s inaugural address, it’s time to rename John Evans Alumni Center

June 4, 2023

Michael H. Schill’s inauguration as the 17th President of Northwestern University Friday has reignited an ongoing conversation about one of the University’s founders, John Evans. During his inaugural...

Text reads “This year, on Evanston’s 160th birthday, we honor the community the city has created while recognizing the harm it’s propagated. With hard work, hopefully the next 160 years will be filled with history we can be proud of” on a purple background.

Markus: On Evanston’s past and future

May 25, 2023

While researching Evanston for this special edition, I found hundreds of years of history: some famous events we’ve all heard of and a plethora of smaller facts I didn’t know occurred in the city’s...

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