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Northwestern to return Napoleon Bonaparte family letter to France

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

May 14, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events

University Library will present a letter from Napoleon Bonaparte’s brother and 250 other documents to a top French diplomat serving the Chicago area on Thursday. The letter, written by Joseph Bonaparte, discusses a skirmish...

Norris plans time capsule, barbeque concert to celebrate 40th birthday

Jared Gilmour, Reporter

May 14, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events

A time capsule will be dedicated Friday as part of the yearlong celebration of Norris University Center's 40th birthday. “We just really wanted to mark the occasion because this is such a big milestone,” Tracey Gibson-Jackson...

Medill alum James Foley likely held by Syrian government, panelists reveal at Boston event

Lauren Caruba, In Focus Editor

May 3, 2013

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Speakers

A Medill-sponsored event Friday for journalist James Foley (Medill ’08), missing in Syria, shed new light about his whereabouts. More than 50 students, faculty and Northwestern alumni gathered Friday morning in the McCormick...