The Daily Northwestern

Dillo Day main stage moved to Lakeside Field

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 27, 2015

Filed under Campus, Dillo Day 2015, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Dillo Day’s main stage will be moved to Lakeside Field because the usual stage location is unusable due to inclement weather and construction. Mayfest and University officials surveyed the area Wednesday morning and determined...

Kelly Schaefer tapped to replace Burgwell Howard as new assistant vice president for student engagement

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 19, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Kelly Schaefer, executive director of Norris University Center, will replace Burgwell Howard as assistant vice president for student engagement. Patricia Telles-Irvin, vice president for student affairs, announced Schaefer’s...

Two Northwestern professors named Guggenheim fellows

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 13, 2015

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Two Northwestern professors have been selected as 2015 Guggenheim fellows. Sociology Prof. Monica Prasad and psychology Prof. Jennifer Richeson are among the 173 fellows chosen from more than 3,000 applicants from the United...

Northwestern student podcast debuts with discussion on race

Alice Yin, Development and Recruitment Editor

February 2, 2015

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

A Medill junior has started a new podcast called "Wildtalks" with the intention of asking the “awkward questions.” Timothyna Duncan’s new program went live last Thursday evening in a two-part series on Soundcloud. It was tit...

Northwestern, NU Votes organize ‘Voter Van’ to mobilize students

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

November 3, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

NU Votes, in collaboration with other campus offices, will be providing transportation to city voting locations Tuesday to give members of the Northwestern community the opportunity to vote in the midterm elections. For...

New position will oversee Center for Student Involvement and Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Summer Editor

August 29, 2014

Filed under Campus, Faculty

The Office of Student Engagement recently selected Brent Turner as the executive director of student involvement, a new position that oversees and connects student involvement and Greek life on campus. In this position, Turner...

Director of fraternity and sorority life to leave Northwestern

Hayley Glatter, Reporter

June 17, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Greek

Northwestern's director of fraternity and sorority life is leaving to assume a position at American University beginning July 1. Dominic Greene will take over as director of student activities at AU. Since starting his position...

ASG moving forward with 3+E proposal

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

May 5, 2014

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Student Government

Student leaders are preparing to present Northwestern administrators with feedback they gathered on implementing a plan to allow students to earn academic credit for certain extracurricular activities. One of the four pillars...