The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern hosting 25 young African leaders as part of Obama initiative

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Summer Editor

July 15, 2014

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Career, Events, Latest Stories

Representatives from more than 20 African countries are at Northwestern for six weeks this summer as part of the Young African Leaders Initiative, a program created by the Obama administration that looks to identify future leaders...

Obama’s former chief technology officer talks innovation, entrepreneurship

Amulya Yalamanchili, Reporter

May 1, 2014

Filed under Campus, Speakers

The chief technology officer for President Barack Obama's 2012 re-election campaign spoke at Northwestern on Wednesday about his experiences in technology and entrepreneurship. About 40 students and faculty members gathered...

Bike shop opens first Illinois location in downtown Evanston

Jia You, City Editor

March 28, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

Wisconsin-based bicycle shop Wheel & Sprocket opened its first Illinois branch Wednesday in downtown Evanston. Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl and Ald. Donald Wilson (4th) attended the opening ceremony at 1027 Davis St...