The Daily Northwestern

Gender-open bathroom on Norris third floor set to open Winter Quarter

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

December 19, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A gender-open bathroom on the third floor of Norris University Center will open early Winter Quarter, a Norris official said. Construction for the bathroom began Monday, Dec. 15. The bathroom was originally scheduled to open...

Panel of administrators discuss state of diversity, inclusion on campus

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

June 8, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Government

Six Northwestern officials spoke Friday about the state of diversity and inclusion on campus and how the University can better address surrounding issues to create a welcoming environment for all students. At the beginning...

Northwestern administrators review policies as Title IX is extended to transgender students

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 4, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus

Although Northwestern policies have protected students from discrimination against gender identity since 2009, NU administrators are reviewing these policies following a new federal guidance document that explicitly states that Titl...

New Diversity Leaders’ Group to address issues across Northwestern schools

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

April 2, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

A new group of administrators is working to improve diversity and inclusion for Northwestern students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, the University announced Monday. The Diversity Leaders’ Group is responsible...

QFest to highlight LGBTQ issues for Northwestern community

Flora Sun, Reporter

November 12, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

QFest, a new queer theater festival, is coming to Northwestern in Spring Quarter 2013. Initiated by Communication junior Lindsay Amer and Communication senior Jacob Devine, QFest will feature student-created plays that focus...