The Daily Northwestern

Schapiro, students discuss socioeconomic inclusion

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

April 17, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Events, Speakers

University President Morton Schapiro said there should be no excuses for Northwestern to limit the number of admitted students with financial need given the University's economic resources at a forum on socioeconomic diversity...

Students silently protest Ferguson decision with ‘die-in’ on sidewalk

Paige Leskin and Rebecca Savransky

November 26, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Students lay down on the sidewalks near The Arch in a silent demonstration Wednesday to protest the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri not to indict the police officer who fatally shot unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. Students...

Religious leaders, students meet in light of Ferguson decision

Hal Jin, Reporter

November 26, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories

Local officials and religious leaders led a community prayer Tuesday, calling for peace a day after a grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri decided that the police officer who fatally shot black teenager Michael Brown would not be...

McSA speakers discuss faith, social activism

Shane McKeon, Reporter

November 7, 2014

Filed under Campus, Speakers

About 150 people filled Harris Hall on Thursday night for the Muslim-cultural Student Association’s fall speaker event, during which two guest lecturers discussed the overlap between social justice and faith. The event...