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NU event highlights Schapiro

Rebecca Olles

October 8, 2009

A roll of quarters from Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, a supply of warm clothes from the Northwestern Alumni Association and a picture of the Rock from the Associated Student Government.University President Morton O. Schapiro received these items as part of a NU survival kit at the "Celebrate Northwest...

Schapiro continues visibility effort on campus

Lauren Kelleher

October 8, 2009

On move-in day for the class of 2013, University President Morton O. Schapiro wandered around campus in a shirt and tie, introducing himself to surprised students and their parents as "Morty."The tie, Schapiro's wife Mimi said, was to ensure that no one would ask him to move boxes.This sense of humor i...

Schapiro warms to NU community at inauguration

Staff reports

October 8, 2009

As former Northwestern President Henry Bienen placed the clanking and shining Chain of Office over Northwestern President Morton Schapiro's neck, NU's presidency was officially transferred."I'll wear this to breakfast, lunch, football games - this is mine!" Schapiro said, smiling.Along with Schapiro's ...

NU student blogged along seven-country itinerary

JuJu Kim

October 8, 2009

This summer, Sam McAleese completed the trip of a lifetime."The world is entirely too big for its own good, in that there is such a wealth of experience waiting out there for anyone that has the opportunity (in my case, the blessing) to go explore it," McAleese wrote in his final blog post after vis...

Ski Trip information session builds interest

Catherine Zhang

October 8, 2009

The Northwestern Ski and Snowboard Club announced Sept. 30 this year's winter Ski Trip will take place at Winter Park, Colo., from Dec. 12-18.The price for the trip is $399, down from last year's price of $450, and it includes slope-side lodging. Flights are not included, but food, lessons and enter...