The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern answers student petition with new diversity officer

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

September 14, 2012

Last winter, students petitioned for one administrator dedicated to improving diversity at Northwestern. Since Friday's announcement of a new director for campus inclusion and community, they now have two. NU's Division of...

Editorial: Waging a campaign before starting a conversation

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

April 27, 2012

There’s no need for Northwestern’s campus to make excuses for what the Ski Team wrought during its Beer Olympics. The party’s costumes were offensive and unacceptable. It’s encouraging that NU students and administrators...

Clifton: How to bridge diversity from guilt to justice

Derrick Clifton, Columnist

April 26, 2012

“It was the sincerity of hurt that you could see. You could see the pain on his face on what he had experienced.” It’s the raw emotion that resonated with McCormick senior Ben Shorofsky as he remembered the Ski Team’s...