The Daily Northwestern

Obama addresses gun violence, sustainability, other issues in State of the Union address

Stephanie Haines, Development Editor

February 13, 2013

Filed under Academic, Campus, Student Groups

President Barack Obama addressed the nation Tuesday evening with an hour-long State of the Union address, during which he focused on economic growth, education improvements and reduction in gun violence. “I know this is not...

ASG urges Northwestern to divest from fossil fuels in new petition

Ally Mutnick, Assistant Campus Editor

February 7, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

The Associated Student Government announced a petition Wednesday urging the University to divest endowment funds from the coal industry and other fossil fuels, while encouraging further investment in sustainable green technologies. The...