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Schwartz: In light of the 2017 Oscars debacle, we should place less emphasis on award shows

Alex Schwartz, Columnist

February 28, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

When I watched the snafu that unfolded as “La La Land” was mistakenly handed the Oscar for Best Picture instead of “Moonlight,” I couldn’t help but wonder why we allow The Academy to have so much authority to judge art...

Two Weinberg professors named Sloan Fellows

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

February 23, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty

Two Northwestern chemistry professors were named 2015 Sloan Fellows and will each receive a $50,000 fellowship, the University announced Monday. Danna Freedman and Toru Shiozaki are assistant professors in the Weinberg College...

Schapiro recognized with award for support of student affairs

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

January 28, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education recognized University President Morton Schapiro with the 2015 NASPA President’s Award, the group announced Tuesday.  “The award gives special recognition to a college or ...