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Northwestern submits amicus curiae brief condemning travel ban with other research universities

Matthew Choi, Campus Editor

February 13, 2017

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern, along with 16 other American universities, signed an amicus curiae brief filed Monday supporting a lawsuit filed by New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman against President Donald Trump’s travel ban. The ...

Board of Trustees approves advisory committee for responsible investment

Fathma Rahman, Development and Recruitment Editor

November 26, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The Board of Trustees approved the establishment of a socially responsible investment committee on Friday, which will include students, to advise the Investment Committee on investments concerns regarding social, environmenta...

University releases statement following petition to make NU a ‘sanctuary’ for undocumented people

Peter Kotecki, Campus Editor

November 18, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty

Northwestern released a statement Friday saying NU is “strongly committed” to being a welcoming and inclusive place, a few days after thousands signed a petition asking the University to become a “sanctuary” for undocumented students, workers and their families. The petition, whi...