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Tuesday, October 25

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It turns out that Northwestern's planned demolition of Goldberg's Prentice Women's Hospital isn't its only public relations mess. In the face of mounting criticism, the university is launching an investigation to determine how to assess its historical relationship with John Evans, a university founder and namesake of Evanston implicated in the Sand Creek Massacre.

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