The Daily Northwestern

Basketball: Season starts for both teams at Northwestern

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

November 6, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Fall Sports, Men's Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

It's the most wonderful time of the year for college sports fans: Football is reaching the crux of its season and basketball is just beginning its long journey to March. November basketball balances the interests of coaches,...

Evanston moves to dismiss Chicago food truck’s lawsuit

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local, Politics

The legal conflict between a Chicago-based food truck and Evanston escalated recently when the city moved to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the vendor. Beavers Coffee and Donuts is protesting an Evanston ordinance that says mobile...

New Evanston cafe boasts healthy menu

Amanda Gilbert, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local

A new cafe opened this weekend on Oak Avenue, offering more than the traditional coffee and pastries common to the many shops already populating Evanston’s streets. Prana Cafe is located in the Enterprise Building, 1840 Oak...

Kellogg slips in The Economist rankings

Sarah Tassoni, Reporter

October 9, 2012

Filed under Academic, Campus

The Economist ranked the Kellogg School of Management as the 20th best business school in the world in the latest installment of the magazine's rankings. The ranking marks a slight decline for Kellogg in The Economist's ratings, as...

Yo-Yo Ma to speak at Northwestern

Junnie Kwon, Reporter

October 3, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Cellist and virtuoso Yo-Yo Ma and ballet dancer Damian Woetzel will speak Oct. 14 on campus as a part of the Chicago Humanities Festival's Morry and Dolores Kohl Kaplan Northwestern Day. The duo will start their presentation...

Northwestern officials split on stagnant U.S. News & World Report ranking

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

September 12, 2012

Filed under Campus

Northwestern's fifth straight year as the 12th best college in the nation garnered mixed reviews from University officials Wednesday — and has some questioning the validity of the rankings. Though one spokesman praised NU's...

Updated: Northwestern stays at 12th in U.S. News & World Report rankings

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

September 11, 2012

Filed under Campus

‪Northwestern remains the 12th best university in the country for the fifth consecutive year in college rankings released Tuesday night by U.S. News & World Report.‬ NU also placed in several other rankings published...