The Daily Northwestern

Schapiro responds to criticisms of email sent day after presidential election

Peter Kotecki, Campus Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Campus, Election 2016, Latest Stories

University President Morton Schapiro responded to criticisms of an email sent to students the day after the presidential election, saying he didn’t realize the email did not mention Donald Trump by name. Schapiro told The Daily he wanted to emphasi...

Mike Huckabee apologizes for comments made about students charged in Alice Millar vandalism

Peter Kotecki, Campus Editor

November 16, 2016

Filed under Campus, Election 2016, Latest Stories

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee apologized in a Facebook post about comments he made about two former Northwestern students who were charged in connection with vandalism at Alice Millar Chapel in March. The two students, Matthew Kafker and Anthony Morales, were arrested in connection with homophobic, anti-Semitic and racist graffiti found by University Pol...

With Trump presidency looming, Muslim students feel unsafe, unwelcome

Fathma Rahman and Shane McKeon

November 9, 2016

Filed under Campus, Election 2016

As the news set in that Donald Trump would win the presidential election, Muslim students said they feared the president-elect’s rhetoric will make living in the United States treacherous for people of their faith. “I ...

Students working with campaigns aimed to affect critical elections

Jonah Dylan, Reporter

November 9, 2016

Filed under Campus, Election 2016

Robert Bourret said he wanted the experience of working on a political campaign before he graduated from Northwestern. And with what he called one of the most competitive House races in the country — Illinois’ 10th district ...

First-generation American voters at NU discuss election rhetoric around immigrants

Mariana Alfaro, Web Editor

November 9, 2016

Filed under Campus, Diversity and Inclusion, Election 2016

As Dalit Hendel sat in a room filled with students on the verge of tears Tuesday night, the Weinberg senior remembered what her parents had taught her about diversity. “Diversity helps expand the mind,” she recalled. “...