The Daily Northwestern

Some undergraduate schools to begin using new advising system Winter Quarter

Peter Kotecki, Campus Editor

November 6, 2016

Three undergraduate schools will begin using a new advising system Winter Quarter, piloting software that aims to improve communication between students and advisers. The new system, AdviseStream, is intended to help with information...

Former Northwestern football player charged with two felonies for weapons possession

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 28, 2015

A former Northwestern football player was charged with two felonies in connection with possession of multiple weapons. Xavier Menifield, 19, was charged with two counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon after an unloaded...

Northwestern issues new diplomas for some Medill students due to spelling error

Rebecca Savransky, Summer Editor

June 24, 2014

Northwestern is reissuing new diplomas to about 30 Medill students due to a spelling error present in the original documents. The word integrated was misspelled in the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing...

After discontinuing Semester Online, Northwestern alters online education goals

Cat Zakrzewski, Reporter

April 15, 2014

After its first experiment in for-credit online courses for undergraduates failed, Northwestern is now shifting its focus to developing Web courses for its graduate programs and building up its Massive Open Online Courses. Jake...