The Daily Northwestern

Nadkarni: New athletic facility should foster campus unity (and house a water park)

Rohan Nadkarni, Assistant Sports Editor

October 16, 2012

Filed under Sports

About a month ago, Northwestern announced plans for new athletic facilities to reside on the north end of campus, presumably on the lakeside. Considering I’m friends with Jim Phillips, the vice president of athletics and...

Walfish: Football coaches at heart of promising season

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

October 4, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

If you've only been paying attention to the football team so far, I don't blame you. Northwestern is 5-0, the rest of the Big Ten is struggling and it feels like a year the Wildcats could contend for a Big Ten title. Howev...

Schapiro appoints new vice president for athletics, recreation

Lauren Caruba, Reporter

September 26, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Wildcat Extra

University President Morton Schapiro on Monday named James Phillips the new vice president for athletics and recreation. Phillips was previously the director of intercollegiate athletics and recreation. “I’m deeply honored a...