Football: Northwestern clinches Las Vegas Bowl, will face Utah on December 23rd

After an impressive 7-5 season and second-place Big Ten West finish, Northwestern football’s hot streak is headed to an atmosphere that thrives off just that. On Sunday afternoon, it was announced on X that the Wildcats will take on Utah in the 2023 SRS Distribution Las Vegas Bowl in Las Vegas on December 23rd. The… […]

Rapid Recap: Georgetown 82, Northwestern 58

Looking to rebound from Wednesday’s disappointing loss to Loyola-Chicago, Northwestern fell flat on its face and lost 82-58 to Georgetown Sunday afternoon. The ‘Cats have now lost four straight games. Junior forward Caileigh Walsh led NU (3-5, 0-0 Big Ten) with 13 points. Sophomore guard Caroline Lau also scored 11 points, shooting 3-of-6 from deep. … […]

Equity and Empowerment Commission withdraws resolution calling for ceasefire in Gaza

Evanston’s Equity and Empowerment Commission withdrew a resolution calling for a ceasefire in Gaza after over 100 residents packed a meeting Thursday night to voice their thoughts on the proposal. Debate centered on whether the resolution is in the purview of the commission ― which focuses on local equity issues ― and if the initial… […]

Rapid Recap: Northwestern 92, No. 1 Purdue 88

Nearly eight months ago, Northwestern stunned the nation’s top-ranked team behind a late surge from former guard Chase Audige. Students stormed the court as March Madness dreams were actualized in a mere three-minute span.  Some 290 days later, the Wildcats (6-1, 1-0 Big Ten) hoped to start their conference schedule with another statement victory. On… […]

Northwestern Medicine physicians file to unionize

Northwestern Medicine resident physicians and fellows announced their intention to unionize in a Friday morning news release shared with The Daily. Nearly 1,300 physicians at the hospital system who filed with the National Labor Relations Board are now asking Northwestern Medicine to voluntarily recognize the union, according to the release. The group intends to unionize… […]

Most Livable City Association files complaint, asks Cook County to invalidate Ryan Field rezoning

The Most Livable City Association and 13 neighbors of Ryan Field filed a four-count complaint against Evanston Wednesday morning, alleging that the rezoning of the stadium for concerts violated several parts of the Evanston and Illinois zoning codes and deprived area residents of due process. The lawsuit, filed with the Chancery Division of the Circuit… […]

Gallery: CTA Holiday Train carries Santa, elves to every ‘L’ station

Below-freezing temperatures early this week didn’t stop Santa from riding the CTA Holiday Train’s open-air flatbed railcar around Chicago. The passenger cars’ exteriors feature multicolor lights and illustrations of Santa, reindeer and other holiday standards. Inside, Christmas songs run nonstop and signs on the walls remind riders that Santa rides the CTA. Santa isn’t the… […]