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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

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Foundation 65 aims to empower Evanston educators

October 16, 2022

About two years ago, Evanston Township High School student Sophia Petrof came to her mother with a question: How could they help students struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic? Petrof, now a senior,...

Exterior shot of Haven Middle School, a wide building with white window trim.

Haven Middle School parents, students decry hate symbols at District 65 board meeting

May 24, 2022

Content warning: this article discusses anti-Black hate crimes and hate symbols. Haven Middle School parents and students voiced their outrage about hate symbols found outside the school earlier this...

Rev. Michael Nabors, wearing a suit, speaks into a microphone while looking to the left.

Evanston faith community rallies after racist hate crimes in Evanston and Buffalo

May 17, 2022

Content warning: This article discusses anti-Black hate crimes and murders. Standing in front of a crowd of about 200, Rev. Kalif Crutcher of New Hope Evanston called for police reform, school environments...

District 65 Assistant Superintendent of Schools Andalib Khelghati speaks at Kingsley Elementary School. Khelghati said he is confident that the achievement gap between Black, Latinx students and white students can be narrowed.

Kingsley parents, district officials point to teacher evaluation system to address racial achievement gap

May 10, 2019

In response to multiple metrics that indicate lower achievement levels among black and Latinx students in Evanston/Skokie School District 65, parents are pointing toward flaws in teacher and principal...

Rebecca Parmet

Evanston Community Foundation names Rebecca Parmet as new development officer

March 26, 2018

The Evanston Community Foundation hired Rebecca Parmet as the foundation’s new development officer, according to a Monday news release. Parmet previously worked at The Rotary Foundation, where she...

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