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

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern


The AUX, currently still in its construction phase, started in November and is managed by Black-owned UJAMAA Construction.

Evanston hub for Black businesses set to open in December

January 7, 2024

The AUX, a coalition of Evanston-based Black businesses, is set to open in December. Short for auxiliary cord, The AUX offers “a place to plug in,” for businesses and community residents, according...

Eight people pose together in front of brick wall with banner with logos of the AUX and participating businesses.

The AUX seeks to foster community with Black-owned businesses at the forefront

October 15, 2021

A brand-new hub for start-ups and small businesses centered around uplifting Black entrepreneurs is coming to Evanston, with developers hoping to open the space next fall.   The AUX highlights intersections...

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