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Northwestern housing staffer charged with aggravated assault

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 4, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Police arrested a Northwestern housing staffer Friday morning after he allegedly displayed a knife and threatened a Sodexo employee. Maurice Henry, 45, told the Sodexo employee he was going to “kill him” after they got...

Former Northwestern football player charged with two felonies for weapons possession

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 28, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A former Northwestern football player was charged with two felonies in connection with possession of multiple weapons. Xavier Menifield, 19, was charged with two counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon after an unloaded...

Federal judge upholds dismissal of Title IX lawsuit against Northwestern

Ciara McCarthy, Editor in Chief

March 12, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Campus Safety, Faculty, Latest Stories

A federal judge upheld Thursday his decision to dismiss the Title IX lawsuit that a Medill senior filed against Northwestern last year. The student sued the University in February 2014 under Title IX of the 1972 Education Amendments, claiming NU didn’t respond adequately after she reported being sexually assaulted by philosophy Pr...

Ludlow’s Title IX lawsuit against Northwestern dismissed

Sophia Bollag, Managing Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Campus Safety, Faculty, Latest Stories

A federal judge Thursday dismissed philosophy Prof. Peter Ludlow’s lawsuit against Northwestern and top University officials alleging gender discrimination, defamation and invasion of privacy. The judge dismissed all claims...

Student suing Northwestern under Title IX files new evidence

Sophia Bollag, Managing Editor

January 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Faculty, Latest Stories

Title IX lawsuits The Medill senior suing Northwestern under Title IX filed a new motion Tuesday in her lawsuit against the University, which includes evidence that has drawn criticism from NU and other professors named in th...

Northwestern collaborating with UChicago on bid for Obama presidential library

Shane McKeon and Emily Chin

January 8, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The University of Chicago hopes to add potential collaboration with 17 Chicago-area schools, including Northwestern, to its bid for the Obama Presidential Library. University spokesman Al Cubbage said UChicago reached o...

Gender-open bathroom on Norris third floor set to open Winter Quarter

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

December 19, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A gender-open bathroom on the third floor of Norris University Center will open early Winter Quarter, a Norris official said. Construction for the bathroom began Monday, Dec. 15. The bathroom was originally scheduled to open...