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USA Today columnist Christine Brennan speaks about the role of women in sports media

Dan Waldman, Reporter

September 27

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Faculty, Speakers

USA Today sports columnist Christine Brennan (Medill ‘80, ‘81) returned to Northwestern on Saturday to discuss the importance of women in newsrooms, drawing on three decades of experience. Brennan talked about the obstacles...

A Tradition in Distress

Lydia Ramsey, Reporter

May 28

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

When Heather Menefee joined a secret honors organization, she went in with no intention of keeping her membership private. So on March 6, the Weinberg senior posted a public Facebook status detailing her experience in Deru,...

NU alum, wife donate $1 million to School of Law

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

May 25

Filed under Academic, Administration, Alumni, Campus

Two donors gave $1 million to the School of Law to expand its international outreach efforts, the University announced Friday. The gift from Chris Combe (Weinberg '70), an NU trustee, and his wife Courtney will support the...

Northwestern creates task force to plan global engagement strategy

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 18

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern announced the formation of a new task force Monday that will help devise a global engagement strategy following the more than $100 million donation from Roberta Buffett Elliott (Weinberg ’54). The committee,...