| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Three buildings that share a Gothic Revival style of architecture and gray limestone cladding on Northwestern University’s Chicago campus could soon become part of a historic district, officials announced on Tuesday.
The Commission on Chicago...
| May 30, 2014
The way Stuart Dybek tells it, on the night that he decided to become a writer, the moon rose full and bright over Lake Michigan. It had not been an easy decision. His father, an immigrant from Poland who had pushed his way to foreman at the McCormick...
| May 4, 2014
In 1973, Queta Rodriguez traveled from her home in Mexico City for a yearlong visit with her uncle in New York City. She tagged along with her uncle's buddy to a French class, which was as much a social gathering as language course.
There, Queta met Ron...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Hinsdale Township High School District 86 has hired a chief financial officer despite critics' claims the district is already spending too much money for administrator salaries and other expenses not directly tied to education.
William Eagan of...
| Apr 3, 2014
Letters to the Editor from La Grange Park, Hinsdale and Naperville.
I voted at the Village Hall in La Grange Park on March 18. I was asked to present an ID or a voter card, which I cannot recall ever being asked for before. I had my...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Two new principals have been chosen to lead Wescott and Willowbrook schools in Northbrook/Glenview School District 30.
The school board approved Chris Brown, assistant principal at Maple school, to be the next principal at Wescott, a first through fifth...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:27 PM
A Northwestern University professor fighting allegations he sexually attacked a student in 2012 denied he did anything wrong and on Friday accused the university of conducting a “flawed and one-sided investigation” that led to him being...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:21 AM
A Northwestern University student who had recently sued the school has filed a separate lawsuit against a professor for allegedly getting her drunk and making sexual advances two years ago.
The suit, filed Wednesday in Cook County Circuit Court, alleged...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:04 AM
A Northwestern University philosophy professor who was recently sued on allegations he sexually attacked a student two years ago will not teach the rest of the quarter, the university said today.
Alan Cubbage, a university spokesman, said the chair of...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Dozens of Northwestern University students marched across campus Tuesday to protest how the school handles complaints of sexual misconduct against faculty.
The students had planned a sit-in and walkout at a class taught by a philosophy professor who was...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:25 AM
A Northwestern University philosophy professor who is being sued over allegations he sexually attacked a student will not teach the rest of the school year, the university told the Tribune Wednesday.
Northwestern President Morton Schapiro decided that...