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Northwestern hosts regional summit on Asian-American identity for first time since 1997

Madeleine Fernando, Reporter

November 13, 2016

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

For the first time since 1997, Northwestern hosted the Midwest Asian American Students Union Leadership Summit, with hundreds gathering at Norris University Center on Saturday. The summit’s final speaker, history Prof. ...

Weinberg faculty call for Native American Studies Department as leadership council visits campus

Madeline Fox, Assistant Campus Editor

May 19, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

Several Weinberg professors are calling for a Native American Studies Department in a proposal submitted to the dean’s office last week. The seven professors who submitted the proposal comprise a committee tasked with creating...

Professors petition Board of Trustees in response to Title IX lawsuit

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

February 23, 2014

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

Northwestern professors posted a petition Sunday evening asking the University’s Board of Trustees to fully implement policies that require accountability and transparency when handling sexual assault and misconduct. Sociology...