The Daily Northwestern

Editorial: After response to Women’s Center change, Northwestern should improve communication of major decisions

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

November 22, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

During this year’s peer adviser training, Northwestern PAs were given an hour-long lecture on the resources available to students looking for mental health counseling. One of the resources PAs were taught to direct new students...

Report includes experiences of black student-athletes at Northwestern

Max Schuman, Sports Editor

September 21, 2016

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

A report on the experience of black students at Northwestern released Monday by a University task force includes comments from a focus group of six student-athletes, providing a sample of the issues black student-athletes face on campus. Protests by students against...

Northwestern Black Alumni Association plans task force for 50th year commemoration of Bursar’s Office sit-in

Fathma Rahman, Reporter

February 19, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Almost 50 years after black students and community supporters at Northwestern took control of the Bursar’s Office and presented the University with a list of demands to improve their quality of life on campus, the NU Black Al...

Black student athletes discuss identity conflicts, share personal experiences at panel

Ben Pope, Reporter

February 18, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

When Derrick Thompson, a wide receiver for Northwestern football from 1996 to 2000, first walked into the Black House his freshman year, he said he felt an unexpected tension. Others saw him as an athlete, not a black student....

Student activists add 15 demands to original list sent to Schapiro

Fathma Rahman, Reporter

January 28, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus

In a meeting last Tuesday discussing how to make Northwestern more inclusive, student activists re-introduced a list of demands from last quarter with 15 additional provisions. The original list of 19 demands posted on the...