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...

Northwestern trustee, wife fund scholarship for Chicago Public Schools students

Jeanne Kuang, Assistant Summer Editor

August 22, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A Northwestern trustee and his wife have donated $3.6 million to fund scholarships for high-achieving, low-income Chicago Public Schools students to attend NU, the University announced Tuesday. The endowment is part of a $5...

Kellogg donation to fund new master’s program, chaired professorship

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Summer Editor

August 7, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

The Kellogg School of Management has received a $17 million gift from the estate of an alumnus, the University announced Tuesday. The donation from James R. Russell (Kellogg '35) will fund the creation of a new Kellogg fellows...

Study: Nearly 1 million Americans could leave labor force under ACA

Maddie Elkins, Summer Reporter

August 1, 2013

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A new study co-authored by a Northwestern professor suggests that nearly a million Americans may leave the labor force as a result of the Affordable Care Act. The working paper, published last month, says between 500,000 and ...

New brewery moves closer to opening in Evanston

Jia You, City Editor

May 30, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local

A new restaurant and brewery came a step closer to opening in Evanston after the city's Liquor Control Review Board amended its license Thursday to allow beer sampling. Smylie Bros. Restaurant and Brewery could open as a 150-s...

Kellogg nonprofit looks to resell students’ secondhand belongings

Kelly Gonsalves, Reporter

May 30, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

A new Kellogg School of Management startup beginning its operations this finals week aims to reduce waste produced during the dormitory move-out process by selling students' old belongings and donating the proceeds to local charities. Move...

Kellogg students’ parking hits snag with Dillo Day

Lydia Ramsey, Copy Chief

May 30, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

For Kellogg Executive MBA students, Saturday will just be another class day regardless of what is happening on the Lakefill. Originally, administrators at the Kellogg School of Management were concerned these students would...

Gourmet chef looks to satisfy Chinese cultural taste in Evanston

Edward Cox, Assistant City Editor

May 15, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local

Students who take weekend excursions to Chicago for authentic Chinese cuisine need look no further than Northwestern’s doorstep when Lao Sze Chuan opens this summer. Owner and chef Tony Hu said he had meant to open the res...