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ASG approves $1.43 million in funding for 106 student groups

ASG approves $1.43 million in funding for 106 student groups

Atul Jalan, Reporter

June 8, 2019


Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government, Top Stories

Associated Student Government approved $1.43 million in funding for 106 student groups after over two hours of debate during a Wednesday meeting. The figure represents one of the largest amounts ever approved by the organization and the first to be allocated under ASG’s new funding regime that splits fundi...

Patricia Telles-Irvin, vice president for student affairs, dies at 63

Patricia Telles-Irvin, vice president for student affairs, dies at 63

Gabby Birenbaum, Campus Editor

June 3, 2019


Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Top Campus Stories, Top Stories

Patricia Telles-Irvin, Northwestern's vice president for student affairs,  passed away early Monday morning after “a long and valiant battle” with cancer, University President Morton Schapiro said in an email. She was 63. The El Paso, Texas native came to Northwestern in 2011 after serving in...

One injured in shooting on Northwestern’s Chicago campus

One injured in shooting on Northwestern’s Chicago campus

Alan Perez, Editor in Chief

June 1, 2019


Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories, Top Stories

At least one person was wounded in a shooting on Northwestern's Chicago campus early Saturday morning. A suspect in a silver vehicle shot into a crowd in the 300 block of Chicago Avenue near NU's Levy Mayer Hall at approximately 2:05 a.m., witnesses told police. The vehicle fled and drove east toward...

Inclusive style collective KIN launches at Northwestern University

Inclusive style collective KIN launches at Northwestern University

Zinya Salfiti, Reporter

May 31, 2019


Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Top Stories

KIN Collective is a newly-founded inclusive style collective at Northwestern. Seeking to provide a safe space where any student, regardless of background, can talk about fashion and reflect on style in a deeper and more meaningful way, KIN aims to serve as a platform where students can think more critically...

Amidst backlog woes, research office increases staff, though concerns remain

Amidst backlog woes, research office increases staff, though concerns remain

Gabby Birenbaum, Campus Editor

May 31, 2019


Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Top Campus Stories, Top Stories

In April, Provost Jonathan Holloway and Craig Johnson, senior vice president for business and finance, responded to a growing chorus of concerns from faculty about a research backlog taking place in Northwestern’s Office for Sponsored Research. Feeling pressured by the University to produce research and contribu...