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‘Glee’ actor speaks about life experiences

Junnie Kwon, Reporter

October 29, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Given the clean-cut style of Mike Chang, a character on the television show "Glee," Gleeks wouldn't guess that Harry Shum Jr., the actor behind the role, had cornrows at the beginning of his career in 2002. Shum spoke to Northwe...

Student workers dissatisfied with conditions at Ryan Field concession stands

Junnie Kwon, Reporter

October 26, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Some students who have worked at Ryan Field concession stands are now telling potential customers to avoid buying the food. Northwestern's primary food and facilities management services provider, Sodexo, Inc., hires student organiza...

Northwestern trustee apologizes for race-related squabble with student on Facebook

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 26, 2012

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Student Groups

Northwestern trustee Ben Slivka apologized Thursday for participating in a heated exchange about race relations with an NU student on Facebook. The private conversation came after Weinberg sophomore Pleshette Strong, who is...

NU students place in international engineering competition

Daniel Schlessinger, Reporter

October 25, 2012

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology, Student Groups

Two Northwestern students were named among 50 finalists in an international engineering competition that challenged students to design a product that solves a problem. McCormick graduate student Paul Lieponis and McCormick senior...