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Northwestern reaches out to parents as a part of mental health initiative

Amy Li, Assistant Campus Editor

October 2, 2018

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern is partnering with parents, families and students to promote emotional well-being and suicide prevention after a number of student deaths last academic year. “Raising awareness about the resources and support...

NU to implement calendar changes to spring break, commencement

Elizabeth Byrne, Summer Editor

June 28, 2018

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories, Top Campus Stories

Northwestern will implement changes to the academic calendar as early as the 2019-20 school year, according to a Thursday press release. The changes, approved by University President Morton Schapiro and Provost Jonathan Holloway,...

Schuman: Northwestern fans, beware the college sports-industrial complex

Max Schuman, Reporter

June 1, 2018

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Sports, Top Sports Stories

Northwestern has spent a ton of money on athletics over the course of my four years at this school. It sunk $265 million into the palatial practice facilities of Ryan Fieldhouse, another $110 million into an update of Welsh-Ryan Arena, and millions more into long-term contract...