The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: Northwestern’s actions are not living up to its values

December 8, 2017

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

In my five years as a graduate student at Northwestern, I’ve noticed a pattern in the University’s behavior. NU is fond of portraying itself as a progressive and totally inclusive environment for scholarship; however, its...

Letter to the Editor: Board of Trustees chairman brings heavy baggage

September 18, 2017

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

If politicians make strange bedfellows, academic administrators make even stranger ones. The unlikely partnership between University President Morton Schapiro and newly elected Board of Trustees Chairman J. Landis Martin is a good example. Schapiro condemned President Donald Tr...

Northwestern Board of Trustees elects J. Landis Martin as new chairman

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 13, 2017

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

J. Landis Martin (Kellogg ‘68, JD ‘73) will take over as chair of the Northwestern University Board of Trustees in September, the University announced Tuesday in a news release. Martin was elected to the position by the bo...

Northwestern School of Law announces largest ever fundraising campaign

Ally Mutnick, Managing Editor

September 22, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern School of Law announced a $150 million campaign last week, with just more than half of the funds allotted for student financial aid. The campaign, which is the largest in the law school’s history, has alr...

Northwestern trustee, wife give $10 million to School of Law

Edward Cox, Assistant Summer Editor

July 25, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A Northwestern trustee and his wife have given a $10 million unrestricted gift to the School of Law, the University announced Tuesday. The school received the contribution from J. Landis "Lanny" Martin (Kellogg '68, Law '73)....

Contribution from Martins pushes lakeside athletic complex funding past $70 million

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

January 14, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

A $15 million contribution from J. Landis (Lanny) (Weinberg ’68, JD ’73) and Sharon Martin pushed funding for Northwestern’s planned lakeside athletic complex over $70 million, the University announced today. In honor of th...