The Daily Northwestern

Weinberg dean named finalist for provost at UW-Madison

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

March 31, 2014

Sarah Mangelsdorf, dean of Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, is a candidate to be provost of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the school's search committee announced this month. Mangelsdorf is one of four finalists for the position. UW-Madison’s chancellor Rebecca Blank is expected to mak...

Norris Dunkin’ Donuts to open Monday

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

March 29, 2014

Dunkin’ Donuts will have a soft opening Monday, the first day of Spring Quarter, on the ground floor of Norris University Center. “We are trained and staffed and ready to go,” Norris executive director Kelly Schaefer said. “We will celebrate a grand opening on April 10 when we have the opening...

Northwestern cost tops $60K for first time

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

March 28, 2014

Starting next year, the cost of the undergraduate experience at Northwestern will be more than $60,000 for the first time. Northwestern will charge a total of $61,640 for the 2014-15 academic year, the University announced Friday. Next year’s price tag is a 3.8 percent increase from ...

Northwestern police officer alleges sexual harassment, gender discrimination in federal lawsuit

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

March 28, 2014

A University Police officer is suing Northwestern for sexual harassment and gender discrimination, claiming the University Police Department assigned her to an unfavorable shift when she returned from maternity leave, among other forms of retaliation. In a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court,...

Women’s Basketball: Hoosiers sneak past Wildcats in WNIT third round

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

March 27, 2014

Finally, Northwestern fell victim to March Madness. The Wildcats fell to Indiana 66-65 on Thursday in Bloomington, Ind., in the third round of the National Invitational Tournament, ending NU's season. The Hoosiers prevailed on a game-winning layup from Simone Deloach with 11 seconds to play. Indiana...