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

Madeline Fox, Campus Editor

February 5

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...

Evanston man files report against Northwestern police, raises conduct questions

Paige Leskin, Reporter

December 24

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

An Evanston resident filed a complaint Tuesday with University Police, calling his experience being arrested by an officer Sunday night after a traffic stop “troubling” and “painful." John Foley, 52, told The Daily on...

Szot not enrolled at Northwestern this fall, University says

Ally Mutnick, Managing Editor

September 19

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The University said Thursday that Michael Szot, a McCormick senior who faces drunk driving charges from a July car crash that killed two, is not currently enrolled at Northwestern. Citing privacy laws, University spokesman...

Northwestern falls slightly in U.S. News rankings

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

September 9

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern has dropped in the U.S. News & World Report college rankings for the first time in seven years, moving from 12th to 13th on the list of best universities in the country.NU held its No. 12 spot from 2008 to 201...

Northwestern sues ex-employee for copyright infringement on Leopold-Loeb book

Tyler Pager, Assistant Summer Editor

July 25

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Northwestern has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against a former employee whom the University commissioned to write a book about the 1924 Leopold and Loeb murder trial. According to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District...

University Police officers claim discrimination, denial of due process in complaints

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

April 1

Filed under Administration, Campus

Two University Police officers are accusing Northwestern of discrimination based on their race and sexual orientation, claiming they had no chance to fight an allegation of sexual harassment and are now in danger of losing th...

Northwestern police officer alleges sexual harassment, gender discrimination in federal lawsuit

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

March 28

Filed under Administration, Campus, City, Latest Stories

A University Police officer is suing Northwestern for sexual harassment and gender discrimination, claiming the University Police Department assigned her to an unfavorable shift when she returned from maternity leave, among other...