Barack Obama addresses the killing of Medill alum James Foley

Tyler Pager and Rebecca Savransky

August 20, 2014
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President Barack Obama addressed the execution of Medill alumnus James Foley on Wednesday calling his killing “an act of violence that shocks the conscience of the entire world.” Foley (Medill ‘08), a freelance photojournalist,... Read more »

Updated: Medill announces major changes to Journalism Residency program

Tyler Pager, Assistant Summer Editor

August 18, 2014
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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
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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
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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 »

Norris plans to add gender open bathroom to Underground

Tyler Pager, Assistant Summer Editor

August 3, 2014
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Norris University Center officials plan to reopen a bathroom on the Underground level of Norris to be used as a gender open restroom The bathroom is currently used as storage, but Norris... Read more »

Northwestern sues ex-employee for copyright infringement on Leopold-Loeb book

Tyler Pager, Assistant Summer Editor

July 25, 2014
Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Northwestern has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against a former employee whom the University commissioned to write a book about the 1924 Leopold and Loeb murder trial. According to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District... Read more »