The Daily Northwestern

Evanston plans series of events honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

Billy Kobin, Reporter

January 15, 2015

Filed under City, Local

Several events starting this weekend will honor Martin Luther King Jr. through music, speeches and discussions at different centers throughout Evanston. Activities will begin Saturday at the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center,...

SESP collaborates with YMCA on Evanston youth educational center

Christine Farolan, Copy Chief

October 8, 2014

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Professors from the School of Education and Social Policy are collaborating with the McGaw YMCA of Evanston to create an innovative learning environment for underserved middle school students. Construction begins this month...

Evanston nonprofits Y.O.U., YWCA to tackle dating violence with new grant

Rachel Janik, Reporter

April 3, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

An Evanston youth agency is teaming up with the YWCA Evanston/Northshore to fight dating violence, thanks to recently awarded federal funds that will arrive in June. Youth Organizations Umbrella, Inc., which provides support...