The Daily Northwestern

University Police to move to larger space west of downtown Evanston

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

July 29, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

University Police will move its headquarters farther away from the Northwestern campus this fall to a larger space west of downtown Evanston, Deputy Chief Daniel McAleer said. He estimated the new location, 1201 Davis St.,...

Updated: Man steals incoming freshman’s cell phone on campus

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

July 29, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A man snatched an incoming freshman's cell phone out of her hand Sunday night near Cahn Auditorium, officials said. The 17-year-old girl from Maryland was walking at about 8:25 p.m. on Emerson Street near Sheridan Road when...

4 years, hundreds of stories: Best of blotter

The Daily Northwestern

June 19, 2013

Filed under Graduation Issue 2013

Oct. 27, 2009: 6 painted men streak past Tech, one vomits Six men ran without any clothes past the Technological Institute on Friday afternoon, police said. Officers on patrol saw the six men, five of whom were Northwester...

Police: 4 arrested, 31 cited on Dillo Day

Marshall Cohen, Managing Editor

June 3, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Dillo Day 2013, Latest Stories

Four people were arrested and 31 received citations on Dillo Day, according to police. Revelers generally stayed safe Saturday. The only major security issue was the severe weather, which forced a midday evacuation of the Lakefill...

Kellogg students’ parking hits snag with Dillo Day

Lydia Ramsey, Copy Chief

May 30, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

For Kellogg Executive MBA students, Saturday will just be another class day regardless of what is happening on the Lakefill. Originally, administrators at the Kellogg School of Management were concerned these students would...

Northwestern grad student robbed near campus

Manuel Rapada, Breaking News Editor

April 20, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

A Northwestern graduate student was robbed of his smartphone this morning near the Evanston campus. The student was walking east in the 600 block of Foster Street when a man grabbed his phone and continued running toward campus....

New Wildcat Welcome programs spotlight campus safety resources

Amy Whyte, Reporter

April 18, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

A new Essential NU that focuses on campus safety will be part of a handful of changes to Wildcat Welcome coming this fall. In addition to the Mental Health ENU that was announced in January, new students will attend orientation...

University Library evacuated Tuesday due to fire alarm activation

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 31, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

University Library was evacuated Tuesday night after smoke in a first floor women’s bathroom set off the fire alarm, according to University Police Deputy Chief Dan McAleer. The alarm was activated at 7:04 p.m. Tuesday, and...

Maintenance worker finds black teddy bear hanging at desk

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

January 28, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus

Northwestern warehouse associate Michael Collins arrived at his office in the Technological Institute basement on Dec. 3, just as he had each workday for the last five years. But on this particular morning, Collins noticed ...

Blotter: Jan. 25

Ina Yang, Photo Editor

January 24, 2013

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston Township High School student loses iPhone 5 A 16-year-old girl told the Evanston Police Department her iPhone 5 was stolen while at school. The student recalled that her cell phone, worth approximately $500, was remove...