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...

Dittmar exhibit aims to promote awareness of Sand Creek Massacre, Native American issues

Rachel Yang, Copy Chief

October 1, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

A new exhibit in the Dittmar Gallery portrays scenes from a massacre marring Northwestern’s history. The exhibit, which opened at Dittmar on Sept. 17 and runs through Oct. 25, features more than 30 works of three American-Indian...

Weinberg faculty call for Native American Studies Department as leadership council visits campus

Madeline Fox, Assistant Campus Editor

May 20, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

Several Weinberg professors are calling for a Native American Studies Department in a proposal submitted to the dean’s office last week. The seven professors who submitted the proposal comprise a committee tasked with creating...

One Book selection continues Northwestern’s Native American inclusion efforts

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 10, 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...

Northwestern reserves funds for Indigenous Research Center

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

February 17, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus

Northwestern funds have been reserved to create an Indigenous Research Center, the University announced this month. The creation of the research center is among many recommendations that the Native American Outreach and Inclusion...

Northwestern to offer Spring Quarter course in Native American health

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

February 6, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus

Northwestern will offer a new global health course this spring on Native American health. The seminar-style class will focus on “Indian health services and policy and the picture of Native American health in our country...

Northwestern begins implementing Native American outreach recommendations

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

January 26, 2015

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

In response to recommendations from the Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force, Northwestern is planning outreach efforts for Native American students through the Office of Undergraduate Admission, among other initiatives, Provost Daniel...