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A closer look at the Global Engagement Summit

The Daily Northwestern Video Desk

April 17, 2017

Filed under Latest Stories, Multimedia, Video

The Global Engagement Summit is a conference at Northwestern meant to provide resources and guidance to students working on some of the world's biggest social problems, but it's a mystery to most NU students. The Daily takes a ...

Global Engagement Summit final speaker addresses methods to tackle post-college transition

Stavros Agorakis and Hangda Zhang

April 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers

Passion is not something you can pursue directly, but rather it is a consequence of building intimacy with and curiosity about what you want to spend the rest of your life doing, said Teju Ravilochan, the final speaker of the...

Global Engagement Summit’s 10th conference begins this week

Emily Chin, Reporter

April 14, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, Student Groups

Students from all over the world will be coming to Northwestern this week for the annual Global Engagement Summit, a student-run conference centered on social entrepreneurship celebrating its 10th anniversary. The purpose of...

Student groups pledge to stop sexual assault in ‘It’s On Us’ campaign

Christine Farolan

November 18, 2014

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Nearly 30 Northwestern organizations have joined the national "It's On Us" public awareness campaign that focuses on campus sexual assault.

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Senate creates committee to plan leadership stipends

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

October 16, 2014

Filed under Campus, Student Government

Associated Student Government passed legislation Wednesday to establish an ad-hoc committee responsible for evaluating applications for the student leadership stipend, a need-based fund developed to help students pursue leadership...

Northwestern hosts Global Engagement Summit with workshops, speakers focused on social change

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

April 20, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Speakers, Student Groups

Northwestern hosted the ninth annual Global Engagement Summit this weekend, featuring a variety of small workshops, short talks and keynote speakers focused on the topic of social change. During the event, which ran from W...