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Students, faculty undecided over future of Weinberg diversity requirement

Benjamin Din, Digital Projects Editor

September 24, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Up to Date

Up to Date Catch up on the biggest ongoing news stories affecting Northwestern and Evanston with The Daily’s new explainer series: Up to Date. Following the July start date of new Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences ...

Student petition recommends US-centric diversity curriculum requirement

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

February 17, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Student Government, Student Groups

Students have circulated a petition throughout the past week urging Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences faculty to support a Social Inequalities and Diversity curriculum requirement focused on the United States. The petition ...

Northwestern faculty developing courses for diversity requirement

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

November 19, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty

More than 18 months after the University Diversity Council proposed the Social Inequalities and Diversities requirement, two of the six Northwestern undergraduate schools have implemented the requirement in their curricula, while...

Lemaitre: Students should take part in selection of new diversity administrator

Coretta Lemaitre, Columnist

October 16, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Dona Cordero, assistant provost for diversity and inclusion, recently announced her resignation from Northwestern. Her role on campus encompassed the overseeing of institutional diversity efforts as well as several new initiatives, including the NU Best Practi...

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...

Task force to study Native American community, make recommendations

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

April 22, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force is currently studying Northwestern's ties to the Native American community to better understand problems the community faces and to improve its relationship with the University. The...

Implementation of diversity requirement in the ‘hands of the deans’

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

February 23, 2014

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus

Administrators from five of Northwestern's six undergraduate schools are currently deciding whether to adopt the proposed University-wide diversity requirement. The Social Inequalities and Diversities requirement, which was...

Students and faculty plan week of events to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

January 20, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers, Student Groups

A weeklong celebration in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. kicked off Saturday with Northwestern students and faculty coming together for the second time since the day was made an official University holiday. Planning for the we...