The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern programmers innovate at hackathon competition

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

April 27, 2014

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

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

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...