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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern


Five days in video: Northwesterns pro-Palestinian encampment

Five days in video: Northwestern’s pro-Palestinian encampment

June 16, 2024

For five days, April 25-29, 2024, pro-Palestinian activists encamped on Deering Meadow at Northwestern University, calling on the University to disclose and divest from Israel. The encampment was dissolved...

LTE: Executive Committee of NU-AAUP urges Board of Trustees’ restraint

LTE: Executive Committee of NU-AAUP urges Board of Trustees’ restraint

May 8, 2024

In response to University President Michael Schill’s agreement with student protesters to remove the pro-Palestinian encampment on Deering Meadow, groups supporting Israel are pressuring the Board of...

The turmoil on the committee comes just days after University administrators reached a deal with organizers of the pro-Palestinian encampment on Deering Meadow.

President’s Advisory Committee on Preventing Antisemitism and Hate to cease work

May 2, 2024

The President’s Advisory Committee on Preventing Antisemitism and Hate will cease its work following the Wednesday resignations of seven committee members, the 11 remaining committee members wrote in...

The statement alleged that Jewish NU students have been “harassed and intimidated by blatant antisemitism on campus.”

ADL Midwest, StandWithUs, Brandeis Center call for NU President Michael Schill’s resignation

May 2, 2024

The Anti-Defamation League Midwest, StandWithUs and the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law called for University President Michael Schill to resign in a Tuesday statement. The reaction...

University representatives arrived at The Rock to hand out letters to demonstrators that said they were in violation of the University’s Code of Conduct.

Demonstrators stage pro-Palestinian May Day strike following encampment agreement

May 2, 2024

Demonstrators staged a May Day strike Wednesday, calling on students and teachers to abstain from attending class and show solidarity with Palestine and divestment efforts. Around 9 a.m., about 50 students...

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