The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern students compete in MLK Oratorical Contest

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

January 20, 2015

The 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Oratorical Contest concluded its second and final round Monday afternoon with the recitation of three student speeches at McCormick Auditorium in Norris University Center. The three finalists’ speech...

New student board to promote diversity among Northwestern student groups

Alice Yin, Assistant Campus Editor

November 25, 2014

A new board that will work with student groups to promote inclusivity is slated to begin in early March. Called the InclusionNU Funding Board, the group will consist of five undergraduate students and one adviser from the...

University hires head of Student Enrichment Services

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

October 28, 2014

Northwestern has hired the first director of the Center for Student Enrichment Services, a new office dedicated to supporting low-income and first-generation college students. The new director, Kourtney Cockrell, most recently served as NU’s associate director of tale...

Student leaders, administrators respond to Morty’s Angels

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

May 27, 2014

After a website ranking Northwestern women based on their physical appearance spurred multiple student complaints, administrators and student leaders responded this week commending the NU community for the way they addressed...