The Daily Northwestern

Kellogg offers new MS degree

Amy Whyte, Reporter

January 28, 2013

Filed under Academic, Campus

Starting this summer, the Kellogg School of Management will begin offering a new master of science degree to current Northwestern undergraduates. Current NU seniors are invited to apply to the new Russell Fellows Program, a...

Date announced for Zielinski’s memorial service

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 18, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

A memorial service for sociology and Kellogg Prof. Joan Zielinski will be held at 4 p.m. Jan. 30 at Alice Millar Chapel, according to a University news release published Wednesday. Zielinski passed away unexpectedly of a heart...

Northwestern representatives to present plans for North Campus construction at Evanston Preservation Commission

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 10, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Representatives from Northwestern will be presenting their plans for construction on North Campus to the Evanston Preservation Commission on Thursday night as part of the process to obtain a permit to begin construction, accordi...

Northwestern looks into providing massive open online courses

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 13, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Although Northwestern has yet to join many of its peer institutions in formally partnering with popular massive open online course providers, some NU professors already have begun offering these courses. MOOCs have rapidly...

Northwestern to offer three new study-abroad programs in Israel

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

October 30, 2012

Filed under Academic, Campus

As part of a re-evaluation of the University’s risk assessment policy for students traveling abroad, Northwestern will soon offer three new undergraduate study abroad programs in Israel. Starting in January 2013, students...

Northwestern approves undergraduate study abroad programs in Israel

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

October 29, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

As part of a reevaluation of the University’s risk assessment policy, Northwestern will soon offer three new undergraduate study abroad programs in Israel. Starting in January 2013, students will be able to participate in...

Schapiro among top 10 most popular college presidents

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

October 22, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

University President Morton Schapiro has been named one of the top 10 most popular college presidents in the country, according to ratings released by a jobs and careers website. The site, Glassdoor, based the ratings on...

Northwestern names Health Services executive director

Zachary Elvolve, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Administration, Campus

After serving as interim executive director of Northwestern University Health Services since 2010, John Alexander can officially claim his title this year. “I think we’ve made a lot of progress on a lot of fronts,” Alexander...