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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...

ASG confirms four executive board positions, adds Senator for mental health groups

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

March 13, 2014

Filed under Campus, Student Government, Student Groups

Associated Student Government nominated and confirmed students to four executive board positions Wednesday at the last Senate meeting of Winter Quarter. Chief of staff, vice president for student groups, financial vice president...

Day after lawsuit, Ludlow’s role at Northwestern unclear moving forward

Ciara McCarthy and Ally Mutnick

February 12, 2014

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

Philosophy Prof. Peter Ludlow, whose alleged sexual assault of a Medill junior spurred a Title IX lawsuit filed Monday against Northwestern, is a candidate for a position at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, the school...

More CAESAR changes coming after tepid student response to redesign

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 8, 2012

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

As students logged on to CAESAR this week to search for classes and preregister, many noticed the revamped landing page that launched in October. The change is the first of many planned changes to the Student Information Portal...

NUIT unveils new CAESAR home page to mixed reviews

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

October 21, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern University Information Technology unveiled its new home page Sunday for the online registration system CAESAR, garnering a negative response from many students. The new home page, previously known as the “Student...

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August 26, 2012