The Daily Northwestern

The Graduate School dean to leave Northwestern, will serve as new provost of Emory University

Allyson Chiu and Erica Snow

May 4, 2017

The Graduate School Dean Dwight McBride will leave Northwestern to serve as Emory University’s provost and executive vice president of academic affairs, the University announced Wednesday. McBride has served as the TGS dean...

Pulitzer prize-winning poet joins faculty next academic year

Allyson Chiu, Assistant Campus Editor

November 17, 2016

A Pulitzer prize-winning poet will be part of Northwestern’s English Department beginning Fall Quarter of next year, the University announced Thursday. Mississippi native Natasha Trethewey won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize in poetry...

Northwestern holds first global health case competition

Jennifer Ball, Reporter

January 13, 2014

Applications closed Friday for Northwestern's first Intramural Global Health Case Competition, attracting 53 interested students. The students applied as individuals or in groups, which required representatives from at l...

Global student film festival returns to Northwestern

Erica Witte, Reporter

November 19, 2013

Alejandro Pallares had two tasks to accomplish the weekend before the Campus MovieFest deadline last year: do his laundry and make a movie. To save time he decided to do both tasks simultaneously. Pallares, now a Medill...