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YWCA Evanston/North Shore takes part in fundraising challenge

Marissa Mizroch, Reporter

September 23, 2014

Filed under City

The YWCA Evanston/North Shore is participating in the Allstate Foundation’s Purple Purse Challenge to raise awareness about domestic violence and raise funds for the services they provide to more than 800 women each year. The...

Thousands run in memory of late Northwestern coach Ricky Byrdsong

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

June 17, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A record number of Evanston runners marked Father's Day this year with the Ricky Byrdsong Memorial Race Against Hate, honoring the late Northwestern men's basketball coach who was killed during a hate crime spree in 1999. Nearly...

Campus Kitchens brings Thanksgiving dinner to hundreds of Evanston residents

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 13, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

While many Northwestern students cram for the exams professors are squeezing in before the holiday, one group is preparing to feed hundreds this Thanksgiving. Campus Kitchens volunteers, who recover leftover food from the dining...

Technology center teaches digital literacy to computerless

Kelly Hwu, Reporter

September 26, 2012

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Education, Local

Evanston residents on the wrong side of the city's digital divide have been improving their computer literacy at a recent offshoot of the Youth Job Center. The Community Technology Center opened in March after the local ...