The Daily Northwestern

Alumnus’ donation endows athletic director position

Jeanne Kuang, Assistant Campus Editor

October 7, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern's athletic department will get a boost in funding, thanks to a $16 million donation from alumnus and trustee Christopher Combe (Weinberg '70) and his wife, Courtney Combe, the University announced last week. Ten...

Daily alumni share newsroom memories as digitization project finishes

Manuel Rapada, Breaking News Editor

October 4, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Decades of Evanston and Northwestern news can now be accessed through a searchable online database. More than 13,000 issues of The Daily and earlier student newspapers have been digitized through a collaboration among Students...

Northwestern extends contracts of coaches Tracy Fuchs, Claire Pollard

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

August 20, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, The Summer Northwestern 2013, Wildcat Extra

Northwestern revealed in recent days the names of two more coaches who have received contract extensions this offseason. NU announced Friday that women's tennis coach Claire Pollard has signed a contract extension through...

Northwestern extends women’s basketball coach Joe McKeown’s contract through 2017

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

August 15, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, The Summer Northwestern 2013, Wildcat Extra

Women's basketball coach Joe McKeown has signed a contract extension through 2017, Northwestern announced this morning. In his five years leading the Wildcats, McKeown has brought in impressive talent. Sophomore forward Maggie...

Football: Wildcats set to host Buckeyes in prime-time matchup

Josh Walfish, Sports Editor

April 29, 2013

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

Northwestern will take on Ohio State at home Oct. 5 before a prime-time audience, ESPN announced this afternoon. The contest will kick off at 7 p.m. and likely feature two top-20 teams in a conference showdown. It will air...