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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


Ann Lurie was a life trustee of Northwestern and gave over $60 million over the years.

Ann Lurie, distinguished Chicago Philanthropist, dies at 79

July 1, 2024

Ann Lurie, a distinguished Chicago philanthropist with social service, health care institutions at Northwestern and globally, died Monday due to complications from a recent illness at 79.  Born and...

Kang: We must invest in more public train travel

Kang: We must invest in more public train travel

May 11, 2023

Cars and planes have been U.S. residents’ predominant means of transportation for a while now, even if trains are significantly safer than traveling by car. According to economics Prof. Ian Savage’s...

A group of people holding handmade posters stand in front of a large green banner, reading ‘Legal Abortion Nationwide.’ In the background is the Cloud Gate sculpture and the Chicago skyline.

Chicago-area protesters call for federal reproductive rights protection amid Supreme Court deliberation on abortion pills

April 16, 2023

Content warning: This article contains mentions of domestic violence. More than 100 protesters marched through downtown Chicago on Saturday, joining reproductive health advocacy group Rise Up 4 Abortion...

The Ripple: Why is Chicago called the Windy City?

The Ripple: Why is Chicago called the Windy City?

May 19, 2021

Chicago is well-known as the Windy City, but where does the nickname come from? The origin of the phrase is widely disputed, but ultimately goes back to Chicago’s politics and rivalries.  SAMMI BOAS:...

What to wear this holiday season

What to wear this holiday season

December 6, 2013

As you reunite with hometown friends and family members over winter break, you may become overwhelmed with the number of festivities for which you’re required to have a stylish outfit. Whether you’re...

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