The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern will enforce uniform course withdrawal policy

Peter Kotecki, Assistant Campus Editor

October 29, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

With the Oct. 30 drop deadline for Fall Quarter courses nearing, Northwestern’s undergraduate schools announced a uniform course withdrawal policy this week, including a provision that allows McCormick students to drop individual...

ASG continues push for credit requirements reduction

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

May 8, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Student Government

As the arrival of the new Weinberg dean approaches, ASG has issued a report calling on the school to reduce the number of credits students need to graduate, although it’s unclear whether the proposal has enough faculty suppo...

ASG Senate discusses Weinberg curriculum change proposal

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

February 18, 2015

Filed under Campus, Student Government

The Associated Student Government-sponsored petition regarding the proposed Weinberg diversity academic requirement has garnered about 400 signatures as of Wednesday evening, Anna Rennich, ASG vice president for academics, said during S...

Student petition recommends US-centric diversity curriculum requirement

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

February 17, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Student Government, Student Groups

Students have circulated a petition throughout the past week urging Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences faculty to support a Social Inequalities and Diversity curriculum requirement focused on the United States. The petition ...

Northwestern faculty developing courses for diversity requirement

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

November 19, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty

More than 18 months after the University Diversity Council proposed the Social Inequalities and Diversities requirement, two of the six Northwestern undergraduate schools have implemented the requirement in their curricula, while...