The Daily Northwestern

A Tradition in Distress

Lydia Ramsey, Reporter

May 28, 2015

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

When Heather Menefee joined a secret honors organization, she went in with no intention of keeping her membership private. So on March 6, the Weinberg senior posted a public Facebook status detailing her experience in Deru,...

Northwestern begins implementing Native American outreach recommendations

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

January 26, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

In response to recommendations from the Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force, Northwestern is planning outreach efforts for Native American students through the Office of Undergraduate Admission, among other initiatives, Provost Daniel...

Northwestern community responds to new John Evans report

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

November 6, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Following the University of Denver’s release of its John Evans Study Committee findings, some Northwestern students praised the new report, while a member of NU’s committee defended its own conclusions on the University f...

Task force to study Native American community, make recommendations

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

April 22, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force is currently studying Northwestern's ties to the Native American community to better understand problems the community faces and to improve its relationship with the University. The...

Northwestern professor offers Native American studies class amid John Evans debate

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

January 15, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Despite the creation of an Introduction to Native American Studies course, members of the Native American and Indigenous Student Alliance are continuing their push for the creation of a specific Native American studies department...

Schapiro’s petition policy misguided, student activists say

Patrick Svitek, Managing Editor

May 12, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern student activists say a recent op-ed co-written by University President Morton Schapiro misses the point of the petitions piling up on his desk and in his inbox. Schapiro explained in the May 7 edition of the Wa...