The Daily Northwestern

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel slated for One Book talk

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 19, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will highlight this year’s One Book One Northwestern theme in an on-campus address next week, the University announced Monday. Emanuel, a Northwestern alumnus who served as chief of staff for President...

ASG allocates student group funding, announces emergency response team

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 15, 2012

Filed under Campus, Greek, Student Government

Associated Student Government finalized supplemental funding for A-status student groups and announced the formation of a new emergency response team at Wednesday’s weekly Senate meeting. Prior to the meeting, the student...

Evanston aldermen to consider land lease for Northwestern visitors center

Susan Du, City Editor

November 12, 2012

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Northwestern’s proposed visitors center continues to draw community criticism even as the Evanston City Council nears final deliberation over leasing city property for its construction. The council is scheduled to vote tonight...

Evanston health department launches tobacco cessation program

Sarah Tassoni, Reporter

November 9, 2012

Filed under City, Local

As part of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, the Evanston Health Department launched a program to help Evanston adults quit smoking. Called “Break the Habit,” the program offers free weekly counseling sessions and nicotine patches....

Evanston Police investigation: No racial profiling in Greenwell incident

Susan Du, City Editor

November 3, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

The Evanston Police officer who wrongfully handcuffed a Northwestern professor's son has been cleared of racial profiling after an internal investigation. During a burglary investigation in August, EPD officer Mark Buell briefly...

Updated: Daily wins highest honor in college journalism

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 3, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

The Daily was named a Pacemaker winner this evening, the sixth time in the past decade the student-led newspaper has taken home what is considered the Pulitzer Prize of college journalism. The prestigious accolade was handed...