The Daily Northwestern

Cross Country: Wildcats prep for key early season meet

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 1, 2014

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

Northwestern faces its biggest challenge of the young season Friday at the Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Indiana — its most important meet yet. “This event will give us a good idea of how fit we really are,”...

Tisdahl joins area mayors at drinking water summit

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

September 25, 2014

Filed under City, Politics

Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl joined other officials Wednesday in calling for immediate action to ensure water in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River remains clean and safe for drinking. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel addressed...

Baseball: Wildcats look to continue hot streak against Michigan State

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

April 24, 2014

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Northwestern (12-25, 4-10 Big Ten) is back on the road this weekend as it looks to continue its hot streak at Michigan State (21-17, 5-7). The Wildcats are coming off a pair of midweek wins against Wheaton and Chicago State,...

Fair housing group amends federal lawsuit to include Evanston

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 18, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Fair housing activists announced Thursday they have added Evanston to their federal lawsuit against Bank of America, claiming the bank does not look after foreclosed homes in black and Latino neighborhoods the same way it does...

Gameday: Wolverines safety takes long road to Michigan football

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

November 9, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Gameday, Sports, Wildcat Extra

Jordan Kovacs would have been ecstatic to be playing on Michigan’s special teams units by his junior season. Instead, he was out there on day one of his redshirt freshman year and is now a four-year starter on defense. “I expected to cont...