Living in Evanston

Confessions of cherub shopaholics

Back-to-school shopping, special sales provide retail therapy.

The crossroads of Evanston

A video tour of the best shopping and dining spots downtown

Hot spots just off campus

A short walk from campus, Evanston provided a convenient and welcome distraction.

The big question: where to eat?

Cherubs chose between eating in the dining hall or splurging on food in downtown Evanston

Going to Chicago

The Wrigley experience

A Cardinal in Chicago finds plenty to love about the stadium.

Cherubs see Chicago from Lake Michigan

Still early in the program, this was a time to make friends.

Taking on the city

Media outlets, museums, music and shopping were just a few train stops away.