The Daily Northwestern

Liveblog: ASG supplemental funding

Rebecca Olles

November 17, 2009

6:10 p.m.: Associated Student Government, student group representatives and the Student Appropriations and Finance Committee filled Annenberg Room G15 to vote on the supplemental funding for student groups. Malavika Srinivasan the head of SAFC addressed the room asking student to be committed and suppor...

Civic engagement center hosts coffee break

Caroline Dzeba

November 17, 2009

Northwestern's Center for Civic Engagement hosted a coffee break for the civic-minded on Wednesday at the first of its Coffee with Eight Strangers events.Communication senior Kristen Cragwall, a Center fellow, said she hopes these events will draw attention to civic engagement on the NU campus as the Ce...

With PA program, Feinberg anticipates changes in health care

Lilia Hargis

November 17, 2009

In anticipation of changes in the health care field, Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicine will accept 30 graduate students from a variety of backgrounds into its new Physician's Assistant program in June 2010.Former Feinberg Dean Lewis Landsberg conceived the idea for the program when he observ...

AirHop offers new transit option for NU students

Claire Brown

November 17, 2009

Correction appendedWith about 470 reservations so far, Northwestern's new student-run airport shuttle service, AirHop, will start transporting students and members of the NU community to O'Hare International Airport and Midway Airport starting Tuesday, Nov. 24.AirHop is run by Northwestern Student Ho...

Last day of H1N1 shots at Norris

Staff Reports

November 17, 2009

H1N1 vaccinations for NU faculty and students will be available at Norris University Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, the last day of vaccinations, wrote University spokesman Al Cubbage in an e-mail."(The vaccinations) will be given only at Norris...and still only for persons in the (Centers for Disea...