The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern to hire 20 faculty members in computer science

Peter Kotecki, Development and Recruitment Editor

June 2, 2016

Northwestern will hire 20 new faculty members as part of a roughly $150 million effort to expand its computer science program, the University announced on Wednesday. Half of the new professors will teach core computer science c...

Eikenberry to speak at Buffett Institute event later this month

Fathma Rahman, Assistant Campus Editor

May 20, 2016

Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry will speak at Northwestern on May 31 at an event hosted by the Buffett Institute for Global Studies in recognition of Military Appreciation Month. Titled “America and...

Karl Eikenberry will not step in as executive director of Buffett Institute

Tyler Pager and Julia Jacobs

April 14, 2016

Karl Eikenberry will no longer serve as executive director of the Buffett Institute, Provost Dan Linzer announced Thursday in an email to Buffett faculty. Northwestern announced last fall that Eikenberry was selected from...