The Daily Northwestern

ASG fails to disburse student engagement stipend this year

Erica Snow, Assistant Campus Editor

May 1, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government

Amanda Walsh didn’t buy textbooks this quarter. A Communication senior and former president of Northwestern’s Quest Scholars Network chapter, Walsh said she planned to buy books with a share of an Associated Student Go...

Medill contribution furthers Student Enrichment Services’ efforts for low-income students

Christine Farolan, Spectrum Editor

February 24, 2016

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus

A donation of 13 laptops from the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications is the latest in a series of efforts by Student Enrichment Services to provide resources to students on campus. Dorin...

Study Abroad, Office of Financial Aid launch Bridge Builder Program in effort to make study abroad more financially accessible

Matthew Choi, Assistant Campus Editor

February 16, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Low-income students studying abroad this quarter and next have been able to purchase plane tickets through the Northwestern Study Abroad Office as part of the new Bridge Builder Program. Headed by the Office of Undergraduate...

‘We Will’ campaign hits $2.77 billion, nearly 18 months ahead of schedule

Madeline Fox, Campus Editor

February 5, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Campus

Northwestern has raised nearly $2.77 billion as part of the “We Will” campaign, putting it nearly 18 months ahead of schedule, University President Morton Schapiro told The Daily. The “We Will” campaign, a $3.75 billion...

Socioeconomic diversity affects academic confidence in low-income students, Northwestern study says

Stavros Agorakis, Reporter

January 24, 2016

Filed under Academic, Campus, Top Stories

Amanda Walsh said she is continually surprised to hear from seniors who, in their four years at Northwestern, were unaware of the challenges students with a low socioeconomic status face in college. Walsh, president of the NU Quest Scholars Ne...

InclusionNU Funding Board enacts change, hopes to expand mission

Kara Stevick, Reporter

October 8, 2015

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Following the reorganization of Multicultural Student Affairs, Campus Inclusion and Community’s InclusionNU Funding Board received $14,000 for its budget this academic year. The board, which was formed last year, works with...