The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern adds four supplemental shuttles

Joseph Diebold, Managing Editor

January 27, 2014

Filed under Administration, Blogs, Campus, Latest Stories, On Campus

Following student criticism of the unreliability of Northwestern's shuttle system, particularly during winter months, the University has added four supplemental shuttles. With temperatures forecasted to remain below zero through...

Northwestern to remain open Monday; CPS, ETHS, D65 schools all closed

Ally Mutnick, Campus Editor

January 26, 2014

Filed under Administration, Blogs, Campus, Latest Stories, On Campus

Despite subzero temperatures, Northwestern will remain open Monday, University officials told The Daily. High temperatures in Cook County on Monday are expected to range between 2 and minus 6 degrees, but with gusts of up...

White House creates task force to combat sexual assault on campuses

Ally Mutnick, Campus Editor

January 22, 2014

Filed under Administration, Blogs, Campus, Campus Safety, On Campus

President Barack Obama announced Wednesday the creation of a new White House task force that will address the high rate of sexual assault on college campuses. The group, which includes the Attorney General and the secretaries...

Block Museum reopens with exhibits about society, class

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

January 20, 2014

Filed under Blogs, Campus, Events, On Campus

 After flooding prompted a temporary closure in August, the Block Museum of Art reopened this weekend with two new exhibitions, which explore class and society in America during the 1930s. "The Left Front: Radical Art in the 'Red Deca...

Northwestern creates emergency response team

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

January 15, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, On Campus

A new community safety initiative will train volunteers to serve on an emergency response team, Northwestern announced Tuesday. NU will join a national emergency preparedness program called the Community Emergency Response...

Northwestern holds first global health case competition

Jennifer Ball, Reporter

January 13, 2014

Filed under Campus, On Campus

Applications closed Friday for Northwestern's first Intramural Global Health Case Competition, attracting 53 interested students. The students applied as individuals or in groups, which required representatives from at l...