The Daily Northwestern

PHA to establish diversity, inclusion chair in each chapter after ‘Jail N’ Bail’ controversy

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

November 10, 2014

Filed under Campus, Greek, Latest Stories

Northwestern’s Panhellenic Association will establish diversity and inclusion chairs in each chapter in response to controversy last month surrounding Kappa Kappa Gamma's “Jail N' Bail” philanthropy event, PHA president...

University hires head of Student Enrichment Services

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

October 28, 2014

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Northwestern has hired the first director of the Center for Student Enrichment Services, a new office dedicated to supporting low-income and first-generation college students. The new director, Kourtney Cockrell, most recently served as NU’s associate director of tale...

Northwestern creates new office for low-income, first-generation students

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

September 24, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern will add a new office this academic year to serve the needs of low-income and first-generation students. The office, which is named the Center for Student Enrichment Services, is housed within the Department of...

Student leaders, administrators respond to Morty’s Angels

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

May 27, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

After a website ranking Northwestern women based on their physical appearance spurred multiple student complaints, administrators and student leaders responded this week commending the NU community for the way they addressed...

Northwestern community gathers to renew Deering dialogue

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

May 12, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Northwestern students, faculty and staff gathered Friday to engage in dialogue in an effort to build community and promote discussion on various campus issues. About 50 students attended the event, Dialogue at Deering, which...

Associated Student Government moves forward with plans to fill top diversity position

Sophia Bollag, Copy Chief

October 15, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government

After internal discussions and consultation with outside officials, Associated Student Government has released an updated job description for its top diversity official in hopes of filling the vacancy next week. The position of dive...

ASG Faculty and Administration Honor Roll features new faces

Sophia Bollag, Copy Chief

September 22, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

In addition to veteran professors and administrators, several new Northwestern staff members made the annual Associated Student Government Faculty and Administration Honor Roll this year. ASG released the list Wednesday. Dean...

New Diversity Leaders’ Group to address issues across Northwestern schools

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

April 2, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

A new group of administrators is working to improve diversity and inclusion for Northwestern students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, the University announced Monday. The Diversity Leaders’ Group is responsible...