The Evanston Community Foundation has released its new 2018 responsive grant guidelines and request for proposals. For 2018, the guidelines emphasize ECF’s strategic goals that focus on working toward a more equitable Evanston as a guide to its responsive grantmaking.
New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow will keynote a commemoration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall on Northwestern University’s Evanston campus in January.
A new analysis of nationwide student test score data indicates Evanston/Skokie School District 65 tops the national average for student performance growth over time, but falls short of the average for 20 nearby districts.
Evanston students will pursue computer coding challenges through December as part of the new Code65 program, a month-long computer science initiative that builds on the national “Hour of Code” movement.
The announcement today that actress Meghan Markle has become engaged to Great Britain’s Prince Harry was welcome news at Northwestern University, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in 2003 and appeared on the Evanston campus as recently as 2014.