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Peter is a Weinberg senior studying integrated science and legal studies. His past positions at The Daily include managing editor, campus editor and development and recruitment editor. The Illinois resident is also involved with the Office of Undergraduate Admission and the Family Ambassador program during Wildcat Welcome. You can reach Peter via Twitter or email.

Peter Kotecki, Editor in Chief

Jun 04, 2018
Wrongful conviction lawsuit against NU, former Medill Prof. David Protess reaches settlement (Story)
May 30, 2018
Judge dismisses lawsuit alleging Northwestern mismanaged retirement plans (Story)
May 07, 2018
In Focus: As Feinberg surpasses initial ‘We Will’ fundraising goal, progress on tuition-free initiative lags behind (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Northwestern starts local news initiative in partnership with 3 newspapers (Story)
Nov 08, 2017
In Focus: Political science Profs. Jacqueline Stevens, Alvin Tillery entangled in legal fallout over a year after contentious meeting (Story)
Aug 04, 2017
Northwestern professor, Oxford employee wanted on charges of first-degree murder arrested in California (Story)
May 26, 2017
In Focus: Administrators run into barriers amid attempts to diversify faculty (Story)
Apr 21, 2017
Communication Prof. Laura Kipnis releases book, receives varied reactions (Story)
Jan 02, 2017
Weinberg dean discusses challenges of implementing social inequalities, diversity requirement (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway named new Northwestern provost (Story)
Nov 18, 2016
University releases statement following petition to make NU a ‘sanctuary’ for undocumented people (Story)
Nov 17, 2016
Northwestern alum receives Presidential Medal of Freedom (Story)
Nov 17, 2016
Schapiro responds to criticisms of email sent day after presidential election (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
Mike Huckabee apologizes for comments made about students charged in Alice Millar vandalism (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
Students express shock, fear after Donald Trump wins presidential election (Story)
Nov 06, 2016
Tests in CCI confirm mold is present, not toxic (Story)
Nov 06, 2016
Some undergraduate schools to begin using new advising system Winter Quarter (Story)
Nov 06, 2016
Residential experience committee moves closer to submitting report (Story)
Nov 05, 2016
Task force recommends Northwestern open up to 3 new international campuses (Story)
Nov 04, 2016
School of Communication reduces degree requirement by 3 credits (Story)
Nov 03, 2016
Northwestern, Evanston rejoice after Cubs’ World Series win (Story)
Nov 01, 2016
University forms committee aiming to improve support for transgender students (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
Association of Big Ten Students registers more than 32,000 students to vote (Story)
Oct 23, 2016
Alumni panel touches on progress in racial, gender equality in Northwestern history (Story)
Oct 20, 2016
Faculty Senate report shows many departments oppose 10-5-5-10 calendar (Story)
Oct 17, 2016
CARE men’s engagement coordinator expands masculinity programming with new partnerships (Story)
Oct 12, 2016
University Police to begin using body-worn cameras (Story)
Oct 11, 2016
Schapiro walks back use of ‘idiots’ in convocation speech (Story)
Oct 05, 2016
Northwestern chemistry professor wins Nobel Prize (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
The Graduate School set to launch new child care grants (Story)
Sep 26, 2016
Northwestern receives $10.25 million gift from Galvin family for Kellogg, NUseeds Fund (Story)
Sep 25, 2016
At memorial, friends and family remember Scott Boorstein as ‘the best of us’ (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
Schapiro to freshmen: People criticizing safe spaces ‘drives me nuts’ (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
College Republicans decide not to endorse any presidential candidate (Story)
Sep 20, 2016
University report: Being a black student at Northwestern is ‘exhausting’ (Story)
Sep 18, 2016
Northwestern alumni dominate Emmys, break records (Story)
Sep 18, 2016
Friends, family remember Northwestern student Scott Boorstein for kind, selfless character (Story)
Sep 02, 2016
Northwestern student sustains head, neck injuries after falling down stairs at party last weekend (Story)
Aug 25, 2016
Schapiro publishes article on campus protests amid controversy over UChicago letter (Story)
Aug 23, 2016
Lawsuit filed against Northwestern’s employee retirement, voluntary savings plans (Story)
Jun 02, 2016
Northwestern to hire 20 faculty members in computer science (Story)
May 20, 2016
In Focus: Students call for better resources navigating sexual harassment, mental health issues on study abroad programs (Story)
May 20, 2016
Students studying in Prague encounter unexpected problems (Story)
May 18, 2016
Faculty, students to discuss supplies costs question for new course evaluation software (Story)
Apr 28, 2016
Private investigator files $25 million counter-lawsuit in Alstory Simon case (Story)
Apr 27, 2016
Tax fraud, identity theft affect more than 250 Northwestern employees (Story)
Apr 10, 2016
In Focus: As Lyrica profits dry up, Northwestern seeks another ‘blockbuster’ drug (Story)
Mar 31, 2016
Feinberg professor aims to fill gaps in LGBT research with new institute (Story)
Mar 31, 2016
New center to facilitate collaborations for research on water (Story)
Mar 05, 2016
Block 2: Dance Memeathon (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
Students gather to honor lives of young men killed, pray for recovery of teen shot (Story)
Feb 21, 2016
Students create seminar on neuroscience of college life (Story)
Feb 11, 2016
Northwestern researchers part of historic gravitational waves discovery (Story)
Feb 10, 2016
CARE expands prevention educational programs using $300,000 grant (Story)
Feb 01, 2016
New Feinberg urology chair to focus on cancer research, education (Story)
Jan 20, 2016
Artistic designers recreate 1940s burlesque for 74th annual Dolphin Show (Story)
Jan 10, 2016
Former Faculty Senate president’s concerns about NU-Qatar remain (Story)
Dec 04, 2015
Good Neighbor, Great University initiative grows (Story)
Nov 24, 2015
CAPS outreach and education programs increased by 4.1 percent last year (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
Northwestern signs national White House climate pledge (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
Buffett Institute names first executive director (Story)
Nov 19, 2015
Faculty support student protests (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
Northwestern library system aims to improve digital archiving program (Story)
Nov 09, 2015
Northwestern to host local round of Hult Prize competition (Story)
Nov 05, 2015
Safe Ride works to improve app, reduce cancellation rates (Story)
Nov 04, 2015
Author George R.R. Martin speaks, accepts Hall of Achievement award (Story)
Oct 29, 2015
Northwestern will enforce uniform course withdrawal policy (Story)
Oct 29, 2015
Northwestern proteomics program receives grant (Story)
Oct 26, 2015
Indigenous Research Center canceled (Story)
Oct 22, 2015
Northwestern receives $100 million from Pritzker family, renames School of Law (Story)
Oct 21, 2015
School of Law offers online admission interview option (Story)
Oct 19, 2015
Buffett Institute announces winner of new global leadership award (Story)
Oct 15, 2015
Northwestern to hire associate director for Native American student outreach, inclusion (Story)
Oct 13, 2015
Hillel hires new fellow to increase engagement with Israel (Story)
Oct 12, 2015
Feinberg study shows bilingual website raises awareness of kidney donations for Hispanics, Latinos (Story)
Oct 09, 2015
Northwestern remains silent on Bill Cosby’s 1997 honors (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
A&O Blowout 2015 to be held at Aragon Ballroom (Story)
Oct 02, 2015
NU joins coalition dedicated to access, affordability in college application process (Story)
Oct 02, 2015
NU’s Annual Security Report shows highest liquor law and drug law violations in three years (Story)
Sep 25, 2015
Astronaut Scott Kelly reaches six-month mark in historic expedition monitored by Northwestern (Story)
Sep 23, 2015
Alumnae of NU donates $750,000, grants STEM scholarships (Story)
Sep 21, 2015
Residential hall government announces structural changes (Story)
Sep 21, 2015
University vice president, general counsel Thomas Cline to retire (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
Author George R. R. Martin to speak, accept award at Northwestern (Story)
Sep 11, 2015
Printing company Freenters to keep kiosk service at Northwestern (Story)
Sep 04, 2015
Spectrum Theatre completes $12,000 fundraiser, resumes operations (Story)
Aug 29, 2015
Fleetwood-Jourdain artistic director garners nominations, community support (Story)
Aug 27, 2015
Contemporary art expert Janet Dees joins Block Museum (Story)
Aug 26, 2015
Evanston alderman testifies before state task force on government consolidation (Story)
Aug 25, 2015
Printing company Freenters closes kiosk service, launches new software model (Story)
Aug 18, 2015
Client of School of Law’s wrongful convictions center cleared of 1980 murder and attempted rape (Story)
Aug 17, 2015
School of Law receives $5 million bequest from estate of first female faculty member (Story)
Aug 13, 2015
Northwestern scientist receives $500,000 research award from Rita Allen Foundation (Story)
Aug 12, 2015
Bookends & Beginnings debuts literary salon series with conversation on ‘Go Set a Watchman’ (Story)
Aug 05, 2015
Northwestern receives $17.5 million research grant for HIV prevention program (Story)
Jul 22, 2015
Northwestern alum Jeanne Bishop speaks on criminal justice reform, sister’s death (Story)
Jul 18, 2015
Henry Bienen appointed interim president of Poetry Foundation (Story)
Jul 16, 2015
Exhibition inspired by Japanese disaster comes to Northwestern (Story)
Jul 09, 2015
Evanston filmmaker screens documentary on Celiac disease (Story)
Jul 08, 2015
RAs to receive new meal plan, quarterly earnings (Story)
Jun 26, 2015
Real Food at NU starts planning for campus-wide changes (Story)
Jun 25, 2015
Northwestern-based startup named winner in Neuro Startup Challenge (Story)
Jun 03, 2015
Schapiro signs campus commitment to increase ‘real food’ in dining halls (Story)
May 29, 2015
Students, administration discuss diversity, inclusion initiatives at town hall event (Story)
May 25, 2015
Real Food at NU hosts rally to raise awareness, garner support (Story)
May 16, 2015
YouTube celebrity Sam Tsui headlines KASA Show 2015 (Story)
May 15, 2015
Neil deGrasse Tyson talks science in popular culture, US role in scientific research (Story)
Apr 23, 2015
Professor live-tweets son’s sex ed class, draws attention to abstinence education (Story)
Apr 21, 2015
Northwestern professor hosts reading, Q&A on book about Michelle Obama (Story)
Apr 19, 2015
Prof. Gary Saul Morson discusses new book with University President Morton Schapiro, concludes A Day with Northwestern (Story)
Mar 31, 2015
Northwestern leads research on effects of long-term stay in space (Story)
Mar 07, 2015
Dance Marathon 2015: Block 5 recap (Story)
Mar 04, 2015
RTVF professor discusses collection of Spock action figures (Story)
Mar 03, 2015
Student group aims to increase proportion of ‘real food’ at Northwestern (Story)
Feb 25, 2015
Comedian brings podcast to Northwestern for live recording, interviews RTVF alum (Story)
Feb 15, 2015
Students, faculty start social media campaign to support professor through cancer treatment (Story)
Feb 11, 2015
Piven Theatre Workshop hosts new improv series (Story)
Feb 04, 2015
Block Museum exhibit travels to NYU’s Grey Art Gallery (Story)
Jan 28, 2015
Q&A: Chicago Restaurant Week social media specialist (Story)
Jan 25, 2015
International Program Development offers need-based scholarship for study abroad (Story)
Jan 23, 2015
Northwestern extends Wildcat Welcome 2015 to 10 days (Story)
Jan 22, 2015
Q&A: How Communication senior Cassie Bowers dressed the cast of ‘Titanic’ (Story)
Jan 21, 2015
Northwestern alumnus, Chicago attorney create startup for legal fees (Story)
Jan 20, 2015
Northwestern students compete in MLK Oratorical Contest (Story)
Jan 05, 2015
Block Museum receives $100,000 grant, prepares Charlotte Moorman exhibition (Story)
Dec 02, 2014
Holiday Guide: Northwestern students share favorite holiday traditions (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Students volunteer in first Environmental Day of Service (Story)
Oct 26, 2014
Author Walter Kirn gives Chicago Humanities talk on his friendship with a killer (Story)
Oct 17, 2014
Evanston History Center hosts lecture on jewelry shop (Story)