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Administrators get a feel for student life in ASG-organized shadowing program

Erica Snow, Reporter

February 5, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus, Student Government

When Dean of Students Todd Adams shadowed Weinberg freshman CJ Patel last week, he realized by sitting in Psychology 228 that he didn’t know that much about cognitive psychology. Adams and Patel were one of eight administrator-student...

Northwestern implements universal deadline for class withdrawals

Matthew Choi, Assistant Campus Editor

January 7, 2016

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

All Northwestern undergraduate classes will now have one final withdrawal deadline — noon on the last Friday before finals week. Previous quarters had varying policies and timetables on withdrawal — removing a class aft...

Northwestern will enforce uniform course withdrawal policy

Peter Kotecki, Assistant Campus Editor

October 29, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

With the Oct. 30 drop deadline for Fall Quarter courses nearing, Northwestern’s undergraduate schools announced a uniform course withdrawal policy this week, including a provision that allows McCormick students to drop individual...

NU alum wins humanitarian award for waste-management innovation in India

Allyson Chiu, Reporter

October 22, 2014

Filed under Alumni, Campus

Anoop Jain (McCormick '09) recently won the $100,000 Waislitz Global Citizen Award for his humanitarian efforts to improve public health in Bihar, one of the poorest states in India. Jain is the co-founder and U.S. direct...