The Daily Northwestern

Alumni advocacy groups shares platform for college athlete change

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

April 24, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

NU Game Changers, a group of Northwestern alumni advocating for college athletes' rights, announced its goals at a news conference Thursday afternoon. The group read a 10-point list of proposed changes for revenue-producing...

Northwestern gets ‘We Will’ campaign underway with Pick-Staiger celebration

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

March 14, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Northwestern kicked off its $3.75 billion capital campaign Friday afternoon at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall with support from notable alumni, students and faculty. The event featured a video from Stephen Colbert (Communication...

Nadkarni: Northwestern’s ‘football family’ in public mess

Rohan Nadkarni, Reporter

February 19, 2014

Filed under Columns, Football, Sports

Northwestern’s hearing in the union case with the College Athletes Players Association was moved from the National Labor Relations Board office to a courtroom starting Tuesday due to an increased interest in the case. The...

Men’s Swimming: Wildcats look to finish strong in final regular season dual meet

John Paschall, Reporter

January 30, 2014

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Coach Jarod Schroeder had a meeting with athletic director Jim Phillips at the beginning of the season to go over the team’s season goals. Schroeder didn’t make any bold, Rex Ryan-style predictions. Instead, he was quite mod...