The Daily Northwestern

Students gather to continue debating ASA boycott of Israeli universities

Elizabeth Kim, Reporter

March 11, 2014

Students from opposing sides of a boycott of Israeli universities came together Monday night to discuss the issue and how students can effectively engage the conversation. About 20 people attended the panel in University Hall...

Updated: Ludlow responds to Medill junior’s lawsuit, denies allegations

Joseph Diebold and Ciara McCarthy

March 9, 2014

Updated, 5 p.m. Sunday: The student’s attorney, Kevin O’Connor, released a statement Sunday calling Ludlow’s response to the student’s complaint “untruthful.” The case will be a chance for the “factual incon...

Northwestern professor offers Native American studies class amid John Evans debate

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

January 15, 2014

Despite the creation of an Introduction to Native American Studies course, members of the Native American and Indigenous Student Alliance are continuing their push for the creation of a specific Native American studies department...

Letter to the Editor: Plight of Palestinian academics deserves equal attention from Northwestern

January 12, 2014

Recently the American Studies Association membership passed a controversial call for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions to protest Israeli policies, including policies that affect Palestinian academics. President Schapiro...