The Daily Northwestern

Queer and Trans Empowerment Month aims to educate, inspire

Erica Snow, Reporter

October 2, 2015

Multicultural Student Affairs kicked off Queer and Trans Empowerment Month on Thursday, announcing a famous trans activist and author as its keynote speaker. Janet Mock, author of The New York Times bestselling memoir “Redefining...

African American Studies Prof. Barnor Hesse withdraws from Last Lecture voting

Madeline Fox, Assistant Campus Editor

May 28, 2015

African American Studies Prof. Barnor Hesse withdrew himself Thursday morning from consideration to give the Last Lecture to the class of 2015, calling his biography on the ballot “demeaning and insulting.” In an email...

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

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 19, 2015

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...