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Beverly Rogers | Oconomowoc Obituaries - GMToday.com

Google News - Evanston - Thu, 04/18/2024 - 06:34
After graduating from nursing school in Evanston, Illinois, she continued her education at Carroll College, where she met her future husband. From ...

Yorkville Library offers several writing and educational groups alongside special May events

Google News - Evanston - Thu, 04/18/2024 - 04:10
Exploring Illinois State Parks: At 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, local explorer ... Levy Senior Center | Evanston, IL · Apr. 27. Storytime on Independent ...

Parties duel as first decision looms in Ryan Field zoning case against Evanston

Daily Northwestern - Thu, 04/18/2024 - 00:07

Finishing off the initial salvo in a wide-ranging lawsuit over Ryan Field’s transformation into a part-time concert venue, attorneys for Evanston and Northwestern faced off in a Chicago courtroom Wednesday against lawyers for a group of residents opposing the controversial project. Filed in November against the city, the civil complaint argues that Evanston’s narrow approval...

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Weekly Crossword: The First Puzzle

Daily Northwestern - Thu, 04/18/2024 - 00:01

In this week’s crossword: 36-Across, 11 letters: Comic steward of "Bedtime Stories."

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Daily Mini Crossword, April 18, 2024

Daily Northwestern - Thu, 04/18/2024 - 00:01

In today’s crossword: 6 Across, 5 letters: Blank area to “write your name” in.

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ASG Senate elects Student Group Caucus whip, welcomes senators to Board of Financial Review

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 23:25

The Associated Student Government Senate elected a new Student Group Caucus whip and appointed three senators to the Board of Financial Review on Wednesday. Weinberg freshman and Alianza Senator Britney Perez was elected Student Group Caucus whip in an uncontested election. In her new position, Perez will coordinate with her fellow student group senators to...

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NU Declassified: Prof. Mark Aparece discusses teaching organic chemistry

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 23:14

Weinberg Prof. Mark Aparece discovered his love for organic chemistry in college. Now, he’s passing that love on to his students. MARK APARECE: I think if you really want to inspire the next generation of scientists — no matter chemistry, biology, engineering — you really have to make them see how applicable your discipline is....

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LTE: Does Evanston Care More About Israeli Lives than Palestinian Lives?

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 23:05

Evanston’s unbalanced response to the Israeli-Gazan violence shows that our government (rightly) cares about Israeli lives and Jewish voices but does not care about Palestinian lives or Muslim voices. Our government must not continue to ignore the killing and starvation of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians even after it issued an official proclamation condemning the...

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Oral arguments heard in motions to dismiss some Ryan Field lawsuit claims - <b>Evanston</b> RoundTable

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 22:53
Shapiro responded by arguing the city can't rely on an “exclusion by omission” argument, which he said the Illinois Supreme Court has rejected in past ...

‘Spring cleaning’: Korean American Student Association hosts clothing drive for Connections for the Homeless

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 22:35

Students filled donation bins in Main Library and Sargent Hall that were dropped off Saturday as part of a spring clothing drive held by the Korean American Student Association and Evanston nonprofit Connections for the Homeless.  Connections provides shelter and resources to those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Evanston. KASA members...

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State senate passes bill requiring annual safety reports from state transportation agencies

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 22:31

The Illinois Senate unanimously passed a bill on Friday mandating that all state transportation agencies issue an annual report on recommendations from the National Transportation Safety Board and their implementation status.  State Sen. Mike Simmons (D-Chicago) introduced Senate Bill 3451 after a Chicago Transit Authority Yellow Line crash near Howard station in November. The accident...

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Evanston organizations to host Earth Day celebrations

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 22:25

With Earth Day on the horizon, organizations across Evanston have planned weekend events for the community from service opportunities to sustainable art projects. Main-Dempster Mile Earth Day Neighborhood Cleanup Cleanup will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and large groups can sign up to work in the same area. Participants can check in...

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LTE: Divest from the Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 22:20

Dear Northwestern University, We write as a group of concerned Northwestern community members—undergraduate students, graduate workers, faculty, librarians and staff. It has come to our attention that through NU’s Israel Innovation Project, our University is an active co-sponsor of the Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema. Through this choice, NU joins sponsors with direct ties to...

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Pritzker Center for Racial and Disability Justice explores intersection of racial, disability justice

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 22:04

After noticing a gap in the academic work on racial and disability justice at the Pritzker School of Law, Pritzker Prof. Jamelia Morgan set out to create a space to promote research on the intersection of racial and disability justice, she said. That’s how Pritzker’s Center for Racial and Disability Justice was born. Opened in...

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Report: Rams flying to Penn State for visit with OLB Chop Robinson - MSN

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 21:46
EVANSTON, ILLINOIS - SEPTEMBER 30: Chop Robinson #44 of the Penn State ... Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images) © Rams Wire. I ...

NU sophomores create Survivor Advocacy through Greek Engagement to empower survivors, eliminate sexual violence in Greek life

Daily Northwestern - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 21:46

Content warning: This article contains mentions of sexual assault. After attending an event Communication sophomore Rose Hunskor hosted about the intersection of Greek life and sexual violence, Medill sophomore Shravya Pant said she felt compelled to join the cause. The two sorority members joined forces, and Survivor Advocacy through Greek Engagement was born.  “I had...

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64 cases of measles — 2 in suburban Cook Country — confirmed in <b>Illinois</b> in 2024

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 19:54
(Editor's Note: This story was reported by Margo Milanowski and originally published in the Evanston Roundtable, a neighboring independent ...

Marcyanna A. Ferriter Obituary - Stevens Point Journal

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 17:39
Marcy was born on January 9, 1939, in Evanston, Illinois, the only child of Roy Millner Wills and Therese Philomae (Bemowski) Wills. Marcy was ...

George M. Davis | Oelwein Daily Register - Community Newspaper Group

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 17:36
23, 1939, in Evanston, Illinois. He attended school in Sherman through eighth grade, then school in Hardin County, Iowa. He attended high school ...

Evanstonian named Oakton board chair

EvanstonNow - Wed, 04/17/2024 - 17:20
In annual reorganization of college's board.

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