The Daily Northwestern

Editorial: NU should cut strings from alumnus’ donation

Forum staff

October 20, 2009

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

The fraud investigation into Dr. Alan Mendelsohn, Feinberg '82, should serve as a not-too-friendly reminder for Northwestern. Donations to the private University don't have to be disclosed, but that doesn't mean the money will al...

Editorial: Medill Innocence Project blurs line between student, journalist

Forum staff

October 20, 2009

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Where is the line between student and journalist? It seems to be shades of gray with the Cook County state attorney's office issuing subpoenas for students' interviews, grades, off-the-record notes and e-mails for the Medill In...

Editorials: With fare hikes, time for U-Pass; Improve NU’s dorm life now

October 13, 2009

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

With fare hikes, time for U-PassNorthwestern students are lucky to go to school only miles away from one of the most vibrant cities in the world. But if proximity to Chicago is such an important aspect of attending NU, why is th...

Editorials: Will there be a new approach to alcohol under Schapiro?

October 6, 2009

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Time for fresh alcohol approachAs a University with such a richly dry history, Northwestern is no stranger to stringent standards like the Wildcat Safety Course and the three-week-long Freshman Freeze. But with NU's pressured po...