Office of Services for Students with Disabilities now AccessibleNU, changes location

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

October 24, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty

The Office of Services for Students with Disabilities made several changes over the summer, including its name, location, website and email address. The office is now known as AccessibleNU, according to a University news... Read more »

Northwestern alumna granted 2014 Alumnae Award

Lydia Ramsey, Managing Editor

October 24, 2014

Filed under Alumni, Campus

The Alumnae of Northwestern University will present NBC News correspondent Kelly O’Donnell an award for her professional success. The 2014 Alumnae Award, which she will receive on Nov. 13, “recognizes a woman who has... Read more »

Big Ten students create sustainability association

Emily Chin, Reporter

October 23, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Representatives from seven of the 14 Big Ten schools are collaborating to create the Big Ten Students Sustainability Association, a group to promote sustainability initiatives across the Big Ten campuses. “There's so much... Read more »

NU alum wins humanitarian award for waste-management innovation in India

Allyson Chiu, Reporter

October 23, 2014

Filed under Alumni, Campus

Anoop Jain (McCormick '09) recently won the $100,000 Waislitz Global Citizen Award for his humanitarian efforts to improve public health in Bihar, one of the poorest states in India. Jain is the co-founder and U.S.... Read more »

‘Kits & Cats’ day brings Evanston Township High School students to Northwestern

Marissa Page, Reporter

October 22, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events

Nearly 100 Evanston Township High School sophomores and juniors visited Northwestern on Wednesday as part of the seventh Kits & Cats initiative, held to give high school students a chance to experience different... Read more »

New student center plans move forward

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

October 22, 2014

Filed under Campus

Northwestern’s plans to renovate and expand its student center are moving forward consistent with its scheduled groundbreaking in 2017. The project underwent program verification throughout the spring and summer and Ennead... Read more »