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Religious majors, minors to be instated

Nathalie Tadena October 5, 2009

For the first time, Northwestern will offer a formal Jewish Studies major and Catholic Studies minor this academic year.The new Catholic Studies minor is offered through NU's religious studies department,...

Communication society Lamda Pi Eta launches public service

Lilia Hargis October 5, 2009

Northwestern's communication honor society Lambda Pi Eta (LPH) is launching a philanthropic partnership with Reading in Motion, a Chicago-based reading program for elementary school students.LPH Communication...

African innovator gives inspirational talk

Caroline Dzeba October 3, 2009

After facing nearly insurmountable challenges of famine and poverty, William Kamkwamba saved his Malawian community by constructing a homemade windmill out of junkyard material.Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer,...

GreekBuild finishes first building project

Jessica Allen October 3, 2009

Between February and June, about 250 Northwestern students commuted about an hour each way to build a three-bedroom, one-bathroom house in Waukegan, Ill.The result of their sweat and effort was finally...

LatiNU brings students closer with Latin culture

Sarah Eberspacher October 3, 2009

During the course of Friday night, the roughly 300 students and community members who attended the night's Festival LatiNU swayed to the rhythmic beats of Latin music and navigated from table to table...

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