The Daily Northwestern

2015 ASG election coverage

April 5, 2015

Filed under ASG Elections, Campus

Daniel Tian/The Daily Northwestern, Sean Su/Daily Senior Staffer Medill junior Haley Hinkle and Weinberg junior Noah Star are running against each other for Associated Student Government president. Hinkle's executive vice presidential nominee is SE...

Letter to the Editor: Democracy on and off campus

Elliot Reichert

February 22, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

As a Northwestern alumnus and a current employee of the University, I have watched the debate surrounding a proposed divestment from the Israeli occupation closely but silently. I have opinions on the issue, but because I am...

ASG to vote Wednesday on controversial divestment resolution

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

February 17, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government

Associated Student Government Senate will vote Wednesday on a Northwestern Divest-sponsored resolution asking the University to divest from six corporations the sponsors say violate Palestinians' human rights. The meeting...

Guest Column: Why I cannot remain silent on Palestinian suffering

Erik Zorn, Guest Columnist

February 17, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I’ve been debating whether or not it would be appropriate for me to write this for the past two weeks. I am conscious of what it means to speak out because I don’t want my voice to silence others. However, after seeing how...

Student-designed survey aims to gauge time management

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

February 11, 2015

Filed under Campus

An Associated Student Government-supported survey about time management went live Feb. 4 with the intention of determining if a reduced number of required credits to graduate would benefit students’ health and performance,...

ASG to further publicize changes to sexual assault hearings process

Sophia Bollag and Olivia Exstrum

February 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories, Student Government

Associated Student Government is working with administrators to better publicize how students can report sexual assault under the University’s new disciplinary hearing and appeals process, ASG officials said this week. Chris...