Northwestern to undergo reaccreditation next year

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

October 31, 2014

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus

Northwestern is undertaking an institutional reaccreditation review this academic year that will conclude in a visit to the University in April 2015 by a seven-member evaluation team, the University announced Monday. The review... Read more »

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 »

Director of Risk Management retires after 16 years

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

October 21, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Director of Risk Management Christopher Johnson will be retiring from Northwestern on Dec. 5, said Ingrid Stafford, associate vice president and treasurer for Financial Operations, in an Oct. 17 email. Stafford... Read more »

President’s Office to fund DM registration fee ‘scholarships’

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

October 21, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Student Groups

University President Morton Schapiro's office will cover the $50 Dance Marathon registration fee for students who demonstrate financial need this year, the organization announced Monday. "This funding from the President's... Read more »

Alumna’s gift to support Deering renovation, athletic department

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

October 17, 2014

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus

A Northwestern alumna has promised a significant donation to support University Library, undergraduate scholarships and the athletic department, the University announced Thursday. The donation is ... Read more »

Four Northwestern administrators appointed to vice president positions

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

October 15, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty

Four Northwestern administrators were selected as vice presidents at the Board of Trustees’ recent meeting, the University announced Wednesday. Pamela Beemer, James Hurley, Ronald... Read more »

University to bring peer-led group study program to dining hall

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

October 7, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus

The Office of Residential Academic Initiatives and the Searle Center for Advancing Learning & Teaching will roll out a new academic initiative this weekend that will bring weekly peer study groups to the 1835 Hinman dining... Read more »