The relationship between Northwestern University and the city of Evanston, Ill. has had its problems and its benefits. As one of the most known universities in the world Northwestern attracts around 2000 students each year. These students then have the businesses of Evanston at their fingertips. Although the relationship between the students and the citizens is not perfect, the restaurants, clothing stores and facilities, like the park of the beach, are essential to maintaining a healthy connection between NU and Evanston. Shown in this map are the businesses and facilities that this story package focuses on.