The Daily Northwestern

Wildside cancels Fitzerland after new restrictions

Alice Yin, Campus Editor

September 25, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Wildside has canceled Fitzerland, its student-run tailgate area, for Saturday’s home football game against Ball State University. Northwestern Athletics will still host a tailgate event before the game Saturday, as part of...

Northwestern Greek institutions start diversity, inclusion initiatives

Alice Yin, Development and Recruitment Editor

March 5, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Greek, Latest Stories, Student Groups

The Panhellenic Association and Interfraternity Council have set new positions for diversity and inclusion in motion this quarter. Following winter recruitment, all 12 PHA chapters either added a new diversity and inclusion...

After criticism of Northwestern’s majority-white Greek community, leaders look to increase inclusivity

Alice Yin, Assistant Campus Editor

November 20, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Haley Smith said she never thought that much about race until she walked into her first sorority recruitment event. The African-American Medill sophomore said there were few women of color in Norris University Center that...

Northwestern hires new director of fraternity and sorority life

Emily Chin, Reporter

October 26, 2014

Filed under Campus, Greek, Latest Stories

Cynthia Rose, Northwestern's new director of fraternity and sorority life, said she thinks being a part of Greek life can be the most influential piece of a person’s life. “It can reclassify your values, it can introd...

AIO joins DG and ZBT DM team to increase inclusiveness

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

October 20, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Greek, Student Groups

South Asian-interest fraternity Alpha Iota Omicron, a member of the Multicultural Greek Council, will be joining the Delta Gamma/Zeta Beta Tau Dance Marathon team to increase the event’s diversity and inclusiveness. The ...

Local food trucks diversify Dillo Day eating options

Devan Coggan and Hayley Glatter

May 28, 2014

Filed under Food/Dining, The Current

Ten of Chicago’s food trucks will be at Dillo Day all day Saturday to keep festival attendees nourished. The trucks, featuring a variety of cuisines, will be set up in the southern portion of the Lakefill, closer to Norris...