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The Daily to rename newsroom following donation

Stephanie Kelly, Managing Editor

September 30, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

As part of an ongoing campaign to fundraise for The Daily Northwestern, NU trustee John Madigan and his wife Holly Madigan, an NU alumna, have given a donation to the newspaper that includes a $250,000 challenge grant, Students...

Northwestern alumni to put on charity showing of ‘Rent’ for launch of nonprofit startup

Alice Yin, Campus Editor

September 29, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Student Entertainment, Theater

A nonprofit startup spearheaded by Northwestern graduates is launching its inaugural production this quarter with a charity showing of “Rent.” Artists Giving Back, which aims to use art as a channel for philanthropy, was...

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

Dan Waldman, Reporter

September 27, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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...