The Daily Northwestern

Athletes participate in Special Olympics powerlifting tournament

Anika Henanger, Reporter

May 12, 2016

Competitors from around the Chicago area competed in a powerlifting tournament Saturday at Northwestern. The Special Olympics celebrated athletes with intellectual and development disabilities. Lifters who qualified at Saturday’s...

Evanston Special Olympics participants recognized with award

Tori Latham, City Editor

May 4, 2015

The group of Evanston participants in the Special Olympics received recognition for being an “outstanding team,” the city announced Monday. Leonard Woodson, the city’s Special Olympics program manager, and the Evanston...

Evanston resident to compete in Special Olympics

Tori Latham, Reporter

May 14, 2014

An Evanston resident has been selected to be a member of the aquatics team in the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games this June. Caroline Colianne was chosen to compete on the Special Olympics Illinois delegation. She is elig...