The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: Why Project Wildcat is worth it

November 1, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion

This week, the 2018 Project Wildcat counselor body found out that there would be no PWild trip in 2019. New Student and Family Programs sent out a list to counselors — including the current PWild hiking location and the organiz...

PWild won’t be available for 2019 incoming students

Cameron Cook, Assistant Campus Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups, Top Campus Stories

Project Wildcat will not be held in September 2019 due to a decision by New Student and Family Programs to institute a yearlong planning period before the next excursion, according to an email sent to 2018 PWild counselors. PWild,...

Martinez: What I learned as a Peer Adviser

Marissa Martinez, Opinion Editor

October 1, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

While I was nervous to sign up to become a Peer Adviser last year, I was extremely excited when I received my phone call and email that I was accepted. My PAs from freshman year were extremely influential, friendly and inspiring...

Students respond positively to longer Wildcat Welcome

Julie Fishbach, Reporter

September 30, 2015

Filed under Campus

Before arriving on campus, Medill freshman Rob Schaefer said he was skeptical about Wildcat Welcome. Although he was excited to finally go to school after seeing all his friends leave home, Schaefer said he had doubts about...

Northwestern extends Wildcat Welcome 2015 to 10 days

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

January 23, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Wildcat Welcome will be extended to a 10-day program this fall, running from Sept. 11-20 for the Class of 2019 and new transfer students. The orientation program was eight days long in 2014 and 2013, and seven days long in...