The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: Greek alumni must do more to ‘fix’ fraternities

October 31, 2017

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Northwestern's institutions are failing students when it comes to improving fraternity culture on campus. This, sadly, as outrage after outrage has shown, is not news. Those in a position to do something about the problem — the University, the Interfraternity Council, individual chapters and their national organizations — lack the pow...

Medill alumna who worked for ABC7 Chicago murdered in Belize

Julie Fishbach, Reporter

January 19, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Campus

ABC7 Chicago executive producer Anne Swaney (Medill ’98) was found strangled to death Friday in Belize, where she was on vacation. An autopsy determined the 39-year-old executive producer of online operations, whose body ...

Northwestern alumna granted 2014 Alumnae Award

Lydia Ramsey, Managing Editor

October 23, 2014

Filed under Alumni, Campus

The Alumnae of Northwestern University will present NBC News correspondent Kelly O’Donnell an award for her professional success. The 2014 Alumnae Award, which she will receive on Nov. 13, “recognizes a woman who has...

Northwestern celebrates Homecoming with parade, pep rally

Mariana Alfaro, Reporter

October 19, 2014

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Events, Latest Stories

Northwestern alumni and students gathered Friday night for the annual Homecoming parade, which featured student organizations, city groups and University departments. More than 30 floats paraded in front of Deering Meadow,...

Alumna’s gift to support Deering renovation, athletic department

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

October 16, 2014

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus

A Northwestern alumna has promised a significant donation to support University Library, undergraduate scholarships and the athletic department, the University announced Thursday. The donation is part of the We Will campaign,...

Northwestern not in top 25 for sending alums to Peace Corps for first time in 13 years

Ally Mutnick, Campus Editor

February 12, 2014

Filed under Blogs, Campus, On Campus

For the first time in 13 years, Northwestern did not make the list of top-25 colleges sending graduates to the Peace Corps. Last year NU ranked 18th among the 25 top medium-sized colleges and universities, with 23 graduates volunteering in...