The Daily Northwestern

‘Game-changing’ initiative aims to shape entire Evanston community

Paige Leskin, Assistant City Editor

May 4, 2014

Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston community leaders are drafting a proposal to bring a long-term education initiative called Cradle to Career to the city. Cradle to Career has established itself with the vision that “by the age of 23, all Evanston...

Evanston groups rally against racism

Stephanie Kelly, Reporter

April 27, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Signs and honking cars crowded Ridge Avenue on Friday as the YWCA Evanston/North Shore held its third annual Stand Against Racism. Individuals, school organizations, churches and other groups from around the area met at abou...

Women’s Tennis: Wildcats rally for split against Michigan schools

Mike Marut, Reporter

April 6, 2014

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis, Women's Tennis

Over the weekend, Northwestern (12-6, 6-1 Big Ten) suffered its first Big Ten loss to Michigan (15-3, 7-0) on Saturday but bounced back against Michigan State (16-5, 4-3 Big Ten) on Sunday. The two conference titans, the...

Women’s Tennis: Cats take on top Big Ten foes this weekend

Mike Marut, Reporter

April 4, 2014

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis, Women's Tennis

No. 11 Northwestern (11-5, 5-0 Big Ten) takes on its toughest Big Ten competition this weekend against No. 17 Michigan (13-3, 5-0) and Michigan State (15-4, 3-2). The Wildcats will meet their match on Saturday against the Wolv...

Women’s Tennis: Wildcats to take on Purdue

Mike Marut, Reporter

February 28, 2014

Filed under Spring Sports, Tennis, Winter Sports, Women's Tennis

No. 7 Northwestern (6-3) feels amply prepared to take on No. 39 Purdue (4-3) on Saturday. The Wildcats plan to defeat their tenth straight ranked opponent so far this season. NU opened Big Ten play against Indiana last week, blanking the Hoosiers 7-0. The Cats made the victory quick and painless, winning the doubles point 8-3, 8-4 a...

Spring Sports Guide: Women’s Tennis: Hot Wildcats look to continue success in Big Ten play

Mike Marut, Reporter

February 25, 2014

Filed under Spring Sports, Spring Sports Guide, Tennis, Women's Tennis

Northwestern (6-3) hopes to continue its dominant streak deeper into the season.   After ending last year on a questionable out-of-bounds call in the NCAA tournament against the University of Miami, the Wildcats have returned this season to again take the ...