The Daily Northwestern

The Week That Was: Week of Oct. 28

John Yang, Reporter

October 31, 2012

Filed under Events, Odds & Ends, Recaps, The Current

Homecoming parade and pep rally On Friday night, the Northwestern community, joined by alumni and staff, paraded down Sheridan Road to wrap up Homecoming week. Grand marshal J.A. Adande (Medill '92) led the parade from the ...

Letter to the Editor: President Schapiro, bring back Rabbi Klein

October 29, 2012

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Dear President Schapiro: What a delight it was to welcome you to Northwestern as president! Your pedigreed liberal arts background at Williams College, your open and embracing attitude toward the campus and your standing as...

Northwestern trustees extend Schapiro’s contract

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 29, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern trustees have extended University President Morton Schapiro's contract for five more years, the NU board's leader announced this morning. The move ensures that one of the country's most popular college presidents will remain at the helm of NU through the 2018-2019 school year. In a news relea...

Northwestern re-opens Deering Library doors

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

October 29, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern on Friday re-opened the Deering Library doors after closing the iconic entrance 42 years ago. The University chose to mark Homecoming week by once again allowing students to have access to NU’s original library....

Schapiro among top 10 most popular college presidents

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

October 22, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

University President Morton Schapiro has been named one of the top 10 most popular college presidents in the country, according to ratings released by a jobs and careers website. The site, Glassdoor, based the ratings on...

Authorities, family await toxicology results in Harsha Maddula investigation

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 10, 2012

Filed under Campus, Harsha Maddula

The weeks-old investigation into Harsha Maddula's disappearance is growing increasingly dependent on toxicology results that authorities hope can shed light on some uncertainties about the McCormick sophomore's final steps. Evanst...