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Student Enterprise Systems plans complete redesign of CAESAR site

Jonah Dylan, Assistant Campus Editor

February 13, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern Student Enterprise Systems, which is responsible for managing CAESAR, is currently in the process of planning a redesign of the website, said SES director Ann Dronen. Dronen said the project is part of a standard...

Students launch website to buy, sell course notes

Julia Doran, Reporter

May 20, 2016

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Northwestern students launched Monday an online marketplace to buy and sell notes and study materials. NoteShark, created by Medill sophomore Derrick Lee, Weinberg sophomore Russell Marriott  and McCormick sophomore Wyatt Co...

New course evaluation system, Blue, to replace CTECs

Kelli Nguyen, Reporter

January 20, 2016

Filed under Academic, Campus

Northwestern is set to replace the Course and Teacher Evaluation Council system with Blue, a third-party evaluation software. Similar to CTEC, Blue will serve as a data collection system for NU courses and instructors. The new sy...

Ludlow will not teach Winter Quarter

Ally Mutnick, Managing Editor

November 6, 2014

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories

Philosophy Prof. Peter Ludlow is not teaching for the third consecutive quarter this winter. On CAESAR, Ludlow is scheduled to teach an independent study and two senior tutorials in the philosophy department, but Universit...

Northwestern programmers innovate at hackathon competition

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

April 27, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

About 70 students participated in the ResdesigNU hackathon over the weekend, a 24-hour competition in which new and experienced programers created a variety of designs, including a comprehensive Northwestern mobile application...

Majority of Northwestern web systems not vulnerable to Heartbleed bug

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

April 10, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

Northwestern University Information Technology announced Thursday that the majority of its websites and systems, including CAESAR, Blackboard and WildCARDs, are unaffected by a widespread online security flaw called "Heartbleed."  To furthe...