The Daily Northwestern

RTVF students, alumni mobilize against departmental funding system

Stavros Agorakis, Reporter

January 8, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A new campaign aims to spark discussion around a grant-giving system within the Department of Radio, Television and Film, which some have criticized for diminishing students’ role in funding undergraduate projects. “Save RTVF” is a student and alumni-run effort to encourage “serious, m...

In final Fall Quarter meeting, Senate approves funding, fills selection committee

Shane McKeon, Development and Recruitment Editor

December 4, 2015

Filed under Campus, Student Government

In its last meeting of the quarter, Associated Student Government Senate approved B-status funding for Winter Quarter and chose two students for a selection committee to find a new vice president for accessibility and inclusio...

New NCA fund to aid students with job search costs

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

January 13, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Career, Latest Stories

Northwestern Career Advancement and the Northwestern Undergraduate Budget Priorities Committee have started a fund to support undergraduate students with their career preparation expenses. The NCA Career Development Fund,...

Tests at Evanston parks reveal methane gas levels are ‘negligible’

Paige Leskin, Assistant City Editor

May 27, 2014

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Testing of the ground underneath a south Evanston park where a landfill once stood revealed methane levels were minimal and harmless, Evanston fire department Chief Greg Klaiber said in a presentation to City Council on Tuesday night....