The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern to host first peanut-free football game against Minnesota

Michele Corriston, Editor in chief

October 15, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

Wildcats fans can tailgate with burgers and beer as usual Saturday, but they'll need to leave peanut products at home. Northwestern will face Minnesota at Ryan Field’s first-ever Peanut Free Day — possibly the first time any...

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn grants former Northwestern football player’s clemency request

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 13, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

A former Northwestern football player is among 65 people whose clemency requests were granted Friday by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn. Charged with battery in 2004, ex-linebacker Braden Jones is now eligible to expunge his court...

Letter to the Editor: Wildside thanks students for support at Homecoming game

Wildside Executive Board

October 10, 2013

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

When we entered Ryan Field on Saturday night for one of the biggest games in Northwestern history, we brought relentless pride and support for the Wildcats with us. We excited "College GameDay" on the Lakefill before the sun...

Northwestern athletic department looks into Ryan Field theft

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 9, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

The Northwestern athletic department says it is investigating how two students — one of them posing as an event staff member — were able to steal several pieces of game equipment during NU's prime-time matchup with Ohio State. "We...

Central Street neighborhood wins national award

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 3, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

The American Planning Association on Friday named Evanston's Central Street neighborhood one of the best in the country, applauding its civic activism, unique businesses and lakefront amenities. The Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit ...

Football: Northwestern nears long-awaited game

John Paschall, Assistant Gameday Editor

September 30, 2013

Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

Smiles crept upon the faces of seniors Tyler Scott, Kain Colter and Damien Proby and junior Tony Jones at Monday’s press conference when asked about how long the team has been thinking about Saturday’s game against No. 4...