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Steering committees established to address priorities following black student experience report

Erica Snow and Catherine Kim

May 18, 2017

Filed under Campus

The University announced three steering committees to enhance the black student experience on campus in an email sent to students by administrators on Wednesday. The email was sent by vice president for student affairs Patricia...

University forms committee aiming to improve support for transgender students

Peter Kotecki, Campus Editor

November 1, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus, Diversity and Inclusion, Latest Stories

Administrators have approved a committee to work toward improving support for transgender students at Northwestern, a University official said. Patricia Telles-Irvin, vice president for student affairs, told The Daily that...

Northwestern joins University of Pennsylvania in program to increase number of Latino professors

Benjamin Din, Digital Projects Editor

January 28, 2016

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty

Northwestern is joining a new University of Pennsylvania program to increase the number of Latino professors in the humanities. Pathways to the Professoriate, a program launched by the Center for Minority Serving Institutions at ...

Northwestern students speak out to administrators during forum on racial tensions

Mariana Alfaro, Development and Recruitment Editor

November 14, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern Vice President for Student Affairs Patricia Telles-Irvin and Associate Provost for Diversity and Inclusion Jabbar Bennett listened to students of color share their encounters with racism at NU during a dialogue hosted ...

Northwestern teams with two Chicago universities to combat cancer in city

Mark Duanmu, Reporter

November 2, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern’s Lurie Cancer Center is collaborating with the University of Illinois at Chicago and Northeastern Illinois University to create the Chicago Cancer Health Equity Collaborative, a project that aims to combat can...