The Daily Northwestern

Youth Organizations Umbrella expands to three additional schools

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

April 9, 2015

Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local

Youth Organizations Umbrella, a youth development agency that runs after-school academic enrichment programs in eight Evanston/Skokie schools, has expanded to three new sites in the region. Y.O.U. began running focus groups...

Evanston high school students lead after-school program on media, health

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

March 5, 2015

Filed under City, Education, Local

A new after-school program about the media’s influence on health concluded Feb. 26 with a session spent making a video that highlighted what Evanston elementary school students learned about nutrition and fitness. Two Evanston...