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Mental health a priority for reorganized dean’s office

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 27, 2013

Several new faculty members will join the Dean of Students Office within the next few weeks, revamping the department to bring increased focus to crisis management, mental health issues and student conduct policies. Todd Adams, former s...

Northwestern students seek creation of Native American studies program

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 7, 2013

As Northwestern prepares to celebrate Founder’s Day later this month, some students are calling on school officials to also recognize the violent history of John Evans, one of the University’s primary founders. This week,...

Northwestern taps Duke official for next dean of students

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

December 14, 2012

Todd Adams, the outgoing senior associate dean of Duke University, has been named Northwestern's next dean of students. Adams will take up the post in February, according to an official announcement shared with The Dail...

Northwestern to recognize Martin Luther King Jr. Day as school-wide holiday

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

December 7, 2012

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is now an official holiday for the Northwestern community. Starting Jan. 21, 2013, the University will suspend classes for the day and recognize the holiday annually for all students, faculty and...