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Your Neighborhood Partner

Northwestern University aims to be a great neighbor to your, your business, and your family. The Office of Community Relations promotes partnerships that enhance both community and campus life. Join us for a show, sign up for a class, or learn how we can help grow your small business.

Community Spotlights

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Former Evanston Mayor Lorraine Morton has been a witness to and participant in enormous social change. Much of that change is reflected in the papers she donated to University Archives.
Read a profile of Morton.
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Path to Campus Construction Jobs

The city of Evanston and Northwestern will seek to provide residents with employment and apprenticeship opportunities on University construction projects.
Learn about the Workforce Development Program.

Neighborhood News

Read about upcoming campus events and community partnerships.

Swashbuckling pirates invade Northwestern through Aug. 2
Workshops and panels will be tailored to writers of all genres
Imagine U musical “The Hundred Dresses” returns