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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

An Oakton College campus. A brick building on the left with a sidewalk and parking lot on the right.

Oakton College changes name to reintroduce itself to community

January 23, 2023

Oakton College officially dropped “community” from its name Tuesday.  The community college has campuses in Des Plaines and Skokie. It serves students in Oakton College District 535, an area that...

A student in a blazer and button-down shirt stands behind a podium with a screen to his left featuring a PowerPoint.

Local activism plays key role in Evanston’s climate leadership, student thesis shows

September 25, 2022

Evanston’s history of community involvement in climate activism transformed the city into an environmental leader, according to Jack Jordan’s (Weinberg ’22) honors thesis.  The American Studies...

The Lake Michigan beach at sunrise.

Evanston to reopen beaches across city Saturday

May 26, 2022

Evanston residents looking to catch a tan or dip their toes in Lake Michigan are in luck — the city announced it will open its beaches for the season on Saturday.  Open until Labor Day, which falls...

The underside of a car is shown with a hand reaching for a catalytic converter with a scared expression.

EPD hosts catalytic converter marking event to deter theft

May 15, 2022

To curb the recent rise in catalytic converter thefts, Evanston Police Department got creative this weekend.  With bright orange spray paint and a stencil, EPD officers marked “EPD” on around 300...

A group of people are sitting at tables eating their dinner at Double Clutch Brewery.

Meals on Wheels Northeastern Illinois celebrates first in-person gala since 2019, meets fundraising goal

May 8, 2022

Meals on Wheels Northeastern Illinois reached its fundraising goal of $125,000, at its first in-person fundraising gala since 2019 on Friday. The Evanston nonprofit prepares and delivers meals to senior...

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