The Daily Northwestern

Editorial: Evans’ name should be removed from campus buildings

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

October 3, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Latest Stories, Opinion

Northwestern’s difficulties with inclusivity are well documented and continue today. But nowhere does the past permeate into the present more than in the University’s inability to foster a fully inclusive environment for its...

Letter to the Editor: Improving reporting about Native, Indigenous individuals

May 8, 2017

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion

Below is a letter from Northwestern alumna Ninah Divine regarding student reporting on Native American and Indigenous people that was sent to different campus publications last quarter. It is being published in The Daily Northwestern in ...

Norris Mini Courses will teach American Indian culture and language this fall

Yvonne Kim, Assistant Campus Editor

September 27, 2016

Filed under Campus, Faculty

With three new culture and language courses to be offered this fall, Norris University Center’s Mini Courses office is taking steps to expand American Indian programming on campus. The courses are Ojibwe and Cree Sweet Grass...

Evanston to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

April 28, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Evanston plans to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day, joining other cities around the country that have made the change. In making the decision, city officials worked with the Mitchell Museum of the American...

One Book selection continues Northwestern’s Native American inclusion efforts

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 9, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

The subject of next year's selection for the One Book One Northwestern program is focused on the history of Native Americans, following a recommendation from the Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force. The task...