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Google News - Evanston - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 23:33
FILE - Signs are displayed outside a tent encampment at Northwestern University on Friday, April 26, 2024, in Evanston, Illinois.

Captured: Dillo Day on the Main Stage

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 23:27

Welcome to The Daily’s photo blog: Captured. This is a space for The Daily’s photographers to share their best work, including photos from weekend performances and events around the community. You can contact the photo editor by emailing photo@dailynorthwestern.com. The 52nd annual Dillo Day took place on the Lakefill Saturday. Students became Camp Dillo s’mores-getters...

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Leaders of Northwestern, UCLA and Rutgers to testify before Congress on campus protests

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 23:16
FILE - Signs are displayed outside a tent encampment at Northwestern University on Friday, April 26, 2024, in Evanston, Illinois. Leaders from ...

Connections for the Homeless honors staff, volunteers, participants at Milestone Celebration

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 23:14

Several dozen people filed into the First Congregational Church of Evanston to attend Connections for the Homeless’ Milestone Celebration Wednesday evening. Starting at 6 p.m., the organization honored community members, volunteers and staff members, with a dinner provided afterwards by Chicken Shack. The local nonprofit provides financial assistance, emergency shelter and guidance for people experiencing...

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Leaders of Northwestern, UCLA and Rutgers to testify before Congress on campus protests

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 23:13
... Evanston, Illinois. Leaders from Northwestern University, the University of California, Los Angeles, and Rutgers University are expected to ...

Kronenberg: The elephant in the room at NU-Q

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 22:45

On Monday, The Daily’s Saul Pink and Samantha Powers published an In Focus highlighting the financial challenges students face at NU-Q, Northwestern’s campus in Doha, Qatar. The piece details how some struggle to pay for meals with the limited food stipends given to them by the University, despite paying the same tuition as students at...

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DeLeon: Pride for profit – the repercussions of rainbow washing

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 22:26

Representation of and public support for a cause is becoming increasingly important for businesses to successfully cater to their audiences. You might remember Chipotle’s “Homo Estás?” campaign. Not only was the offensive use of Spanish hilariously horrific, but as a gay man I was shocked at how Chipotle thought it would get away with this...

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Ryan Field foes expand claims in suit against <b>Evanston</b>, NU - The Daily Northwestern

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 22:14
The changes could prolong a case that cuts to the core of a debate that has riven Evanston ... Illinois Senate passes artificial intelligence ...

Lubin: The encampment was concerning not just because of antisemitism.

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 22:00

Content warning: This article contains mention of war, sexual assault and death. Like the long list of colleges that have had similar encampments, the encampment on Deering Meadow brought with it a surge of antisemitism. One protester wore a sweatshirt depicting Abu Obeida, the spokesperson for the Al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of the Palestinian...

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Hamed: Calling out University bias against MENA students

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 22:00

When I served as co-president of Northwestern’s Middle Eastern North African Student Association from 2023-2024, I witnessed firsthand the ways in which Arabs at NU assumed many roles: students, friends, mentors, and perhaps most notably, builders. We built a community for ourselves that nurtures the long-held Arab ideals of resilience and resistance. As a leader,...

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After early blow, Ryan Field foes expand claims in suit against Evanston, NU

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 21:47

Residents suing Evanston over Northwestern’s plans for a rebuilt Ryan Field sought to breathe new life into their accusations Monday, doubling down on claims a county judge dismissed in April and detailing how public concerts could “interfere” with their livelihoods. After Judge Pamela McLean Meyerson dismissed three of the four original claims in April, siding...

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Women’s Golf: Northwestern struggles in final round, ties for 11th at NCAA Championships

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 21:42

During the first three rounds of Friday to Monday’s NCAA Championship, Northwestern came one step closer to achieving what no other squad in the program’s history had done before: securing a national title. After advancing past the first cut, which narrowed the field from 30 teams to 15, the Wildcats entered Monday’s fourth round in...

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How to celebrate Pride Month in Evanston and Chicago

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 21:32

The start of June is right around the corner, and Evanston is gearing up to celebrate Pride Month. So, when you’re not enjoying Evanston’s beaches and the summer sun, here are a few events around Evanston and the Chicago area to celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community. Youth Car Parade Evanston Pride is hosting a Youth Car...

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Judge grants preliminary injunction against election slating prohibition

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 21:21

A Sangamon County Circuit Court judge granted a preliminary injunction Wednesday against enforcement of a recently passed Illinois law that prohibits election slating. The legislation could prevent four Republicans vying for state office from appearing on general election ballots in November. The candidates filed the lawsuit against the Illinois State Board of Elections and Attorney...

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Lacrosse: Breaking down No. 1 Northwestern, Florida’s key figures

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 21:20

Following an eight-day preparation period, No. 1 Northwestern and Florida are set to face off in Friday’s first Final Four battle in Cary, North Carolina. With the winner advancing to play the victor of No. 2 Boston College and No. 3 Syracuse on Championship Sunday, a national champion will soon be crowned at WakeMed Soccer...

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Glowing personality: ‘Highlighter Kid’ Sam McLain is dressed to impress

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 21:02

Amid a sea of roaring fans, one neon-clad student stood out. Donning a neon suit and cap to a Northwestern men’s basketball game, Weinberg freshman Sam McLain quickly became known on campus as the “Highlighter Kid.” McLain’s fashion tradition began at a sleepaway camp in 2017 in rural Ohio, when someone called 12-year-old McLain a...

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Pulitzer Prize winner, Medill alum Jonathan Eig seeks to tell ‘ambitious’ stories through biography

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 20:57

When Jonathan Eig (Medill ’86) was a student at Northwestern, he was thrilled at the chance to become a newspaper reporter after graduating. He never expected to one day win a Pulitzer Prize. Eig, a New York native now living in Chicago, has spent much of his life pursuing his dream of being a reporter....

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Is a butterfly apocalypse happening in <b>Evanston</b>?

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 20:47
Email. Butterfly approaching a coneflower blossom The fiery skipper butterfly, native to Illinois, is found in ...

Downtown <b>Evanston</b> Starbucks closed for monthlong renovation

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 20:25
In June 2023, Sherman Avenue Starbucks became the second store in Evanston and 18th store in Illinois as a whole, to unionize. ... Evanston, Illinois ...

Grimm Reaches Big Boy Territory In Wildkit Romp | <b>Evanston</b>, <b>IL</b> Patch

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 05/22/2024 - 20:12
Grimm Reaches Big Boy Territory In Wildkit Romp - Evanston, IL - 400-Foot Home Run Keys 12-0 Victory.

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