When Evanston’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Literary and Fine Arts School put on its spring band concert last month, one of the numbers that received rave reviews was the Boom Symphony, written and conducted by eighth grader Howard Godfrey.
Northwestern University officials and students met with a handful of neighborhood residents Thursday evening to detail plans for minimizing problems with this year's edition of the annual Dillo Day music festival on campus scheduled for Saturday,
Northwestern University President Morton Schapiro, speaking at the Evanston Public Library Wednesday night, said that despite the dramatic increase in student debt levels, a four-year college degree is still a bargain -- considering how much more college graduates earn.
Evanston Township High School has been named a Google for Education Reference District -- a designation offered by the company to schools that reach certain adoption and usage criteria for its products and services.