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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Gender and Sexuality Studies Program talks past, present and future of abortion rights

October 16, 2022

The Gender and Sexuality Studies Program and Center for Legal Studies discussed the historical context behind the reversal of Roe v. Wade at a Friday conversation. Led by legal studies Prof. Joanna...

The Ripple: After Roe v. Wade

The Ripple: After Roe v. Wade

May 24, 2022

    In 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court decided abortions were legal in the infamous Roe v. Wade case. Nearly 50 years later, a majority opinion from the Supreme Court may reverse this...

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Professors and state representatives host teach-in on Roe v. Wade, outline potential consequences of leaked draft majority opinion

May 17, 2022

Illinois Chief Equity Officer Sekile Nzinga and Northwestern professors hosted a teach-in on the implications of Samuel Alito’s leaked draft majority opinion striking down Roe v. Wade on Monday. “There...

A gavel in front of a pink figure of a woman on the left. On the right there is text from the Supreme Court Case: Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization that could overturn Roe v. Wade.

Northwestern professors, researchers react to leaked Supreme Court draft opinion overruling Roe v. Wade

May 5, 2022

As the Supreme Court stands poised to potentially overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling, some members of the Northwestern community are concerned about the lasting impact the decision could have. On...

Legal studies Prof. Joanna Grisinger. Grisinger lectured students Monday in the first of Planned Parenthood Generation Action’s series “The Class You Never Got to Take,” which will run through the end of May.

Generation Action hosts first in series on reproductive health

May 6, 2019

Students gathered Monday at Harris Hall for the first in a series of lectures addressing reproductive health. Legal studies Prof. Joanna Grisinger spoke as the first lecturer in Planned Parenthood...

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