The Daily Northwestern

Q&A with Steven Salaita

Lydia Ramsey, Managing Editor

October 5, 2014

The academic Steven Salaita had his job offer rescinded from the University of Illinois this summer after he posted a number of controversial tweets regarding the conflict in the Gaza Strip, bringing into question the role of...

Mosquitoes from Evanston test positive for West Nile virus

Paige Leskin, Reporter

July 18, 2014

A sample of mosquitoes collected from Evanston at the end of June tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to the city. These are the first reports of the virus in Evanston this year. Tests ordered by the North Shore...

Women’s Tennis: No. 2 Cats ready for Big Ten Tournament

Mike Marut, Reporter

April 24, 2014

No. 2 seed Northwestern is ready to rumble in the Big Ten Tournament. For the first time since 2004, the Wildcats will host the conference tournament on their home courts, with the first round having started on Thursday. The...