New position will oversee Center for Student Involvement and Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Summer Editor

August 29, 2014
Filed under Campus, Faculty

The Office of Student Engagement recently selected Brent Turner as the executive director of student involvement, a new position that oversees and connects student involvement and Greek life on campus. In this position, Turner... Read more »

Michael Szot pleads not guilty to accident-related charges

Rebecca Savransky, Summer Editor

August 25, 2014
Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Rising McCormick senior Michael Szot pleaded not guilty Monday to all drunk driving and reckless homicide charges in connection with a car accident last month that killed two passengers, including McCormick senior Mihirtej Boddupalli. A... Read more »

Barack Obama addresses the killing of Medill alum James Foley

Tyler Pager and Rebecca Savransky

August 20, 2014
Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

President Barack Obama addressed the execution of Medill alumnus James Foley on Wednesday calling his killing β€œan act of violence that shocks the conscience of the entire world.” Foley (Medill β€˜08), a freelance photojournalist,... Read more »

Updated: Medill announces major changes to Journalism Residency program

Tyler Pager, Assistant Summer Editor

August 18, 2014
Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

Medill will introduce significant changes to its Journalism Residency program by providing students with three options to complete the requirement, including using an existing internship, the school announced Monday. The JR... Read more »

Facilities Management head to retire

Sophia Bollag, Assistant Summer Editor

August 16, 2014
Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

The head of Northwestern Facilities Management, Ron Nayler, will retire in December, the University announced Wednesday. Nayler served in the position for 17 years, during which time he oversaw the design and construction of... Read more »

CARE reports increase in students using its services

Paige Leskin, Reporter

August 8, 2014
Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

The Center for Awareness, Response and Education reported a nearly 50 percent increase in the number of services it provided to Northwestern students during the 2013-14 academic year. In an annual report, which was released... Read more »