Ah, high school memories: Friday night football games, prom, travelling to South Africa, graduation. What’s that? You didn’t go to South Africa while in high school? Well, honestly, neither did we, but a group of Evanston Township High School students in suburban Chicago got an all-expenses paid trip to Johannesburg, virtually speaking. Thanks to an innovative partnership with Northwestern University, students were able to immerse themselves in the culture and current events of South Africa from the comfort of their classroom. Northwestern Libraries Erik Ponder, an expert in the politics and history of the nation, worked with ETHS social science
The word "explosive" comes to mind when one thinks of Melvin Gordon. The Wisconsin-turned-San Diego Chargers running back is an explosive runner and athlete. That's the case in the weight room, too.
A tough stretch of games can make or break a team’s season. Here is BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart's pick for the “toughest stretch” of each Big Ten team’s schedule.
The NFL's countdown of the top 100 players entering the 2017 season is complete, and the Big Ten occupies 18 spots. No. 1 Tom Brady (Michigan) tops the list, while No. 7 Ezekiel Elliott (Ohio State) and No. 9 Le'Veon Bell (Michigan State) help give the Big Ten three top 10 players.
Four Big Ten players were selected in last week's NBA Draft, but some prominent names went undrafted. Where did the Big Ten's undrafted talent end up signing for the summer?
First in a series on summer cap offerings at Big Ten schools.
The Atlantic Coast and Big Ten Conferences on Monday announced the dates for the 19th annual Big Ten-ACC Challenge. The matchups, featuring all 14 Big Ten teams and all but one ACC member, were announced on June 8.
Any team with a good quarterback is dangerous. And the Big Ten will see several good signal-callers this fall during non-conference action. See the top 15 quarterbacks, according to BTN senior writer Tom Dienhart, the Big Ten will face.
Art and words focus on a crucial community under threat.
From Mesopotamia to the Inca Empire without ever leaving the building.