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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

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Northwestern community members sign onto amicus briefs as Supreme Court reconsiders affirmative action

November 16, 2022

As the Supreme Court considers two cases that could potentially outlaw affirmative action, Northwestern faculty and community members are getting involved by creating and signing onto amicus briefs in...

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Northwestern faculty reflect on Supreme Court affirmative action cases, discuss past and future of race in college admissions

November 2, 2022

Three months after its decision to overturn Roe v. Wade and revoke the constitutional right to an abortion, the Supreme Court is back in session. This term, it’s taking up another major issue: the future...

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Local religious leaders discuss faith-based efforts to fight racism during ‘Civic Love’ event

October 25, 2022

Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation Rabbi Rachel Weiss recalled her time at Evanston’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lab Experimental School during a Tuesday event hosted by Northwestern Leadership Development...

Amaral: Northwestern’s Board of Trustees is an outlier

September 26, 2022

A university’s board of trustees establishes policies for the governance of its institution and oversees its management and finances, including the guidelines for investment of the endowment. Boards...

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Northwestern mathematics prof Steve Zelditch dies at 68

September 20, 2022

Mathematics Prof. Steve Zelditch died at the age of 68 on Sept. 11 after battling cancer, Northwestern announced Friday.  Zelditch, the Wayne and Elizabeth Jones Professor of Mathematics, taught at...

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