The Daily Northwestern

Journalist Christine Brennan, Coca-Cola executive Steven Cahillane among 7 named trustees

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

September 18, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

USA Today sports columnist Christine Brennan (Medill '80, '81) and Coca-Cola Americas president Steven Cahillane (Weinberg '87) were named to the Northwestern Board of Trustees, along with five others, the University announced...

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...

Northwestern trustee, wife give $10 million to School of Law

Edward Cox, Assistant Summer Editor

July 25, 2013

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

A Northwestern trustee and his wife have given a $10 million unrestricted gift to the School of Law, the University announced Tuesday. The school received the contribution from J. Landis "Lanny" Martin (Kellogg '68, Law '73)....

Northwestern Law graduate becomes first Latino chief judge for Chicago federal court

Annie Bruce, Summer Reporter

July 19, 2013

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

Northwestern School of Law graduate Ruben Castillo was sworn in as the chief judge for the Northern District of Illinois earlier this month, becoming the first Hispanic to reach the position. Castillo, 58, will preside over...