The Daily Northwestern

CAPS hiring additional staff, mulling adjustment of 12-session cap

Madeline Fox, Campus Editor

January 31, 2016

Counseling and Psychological Services is in the midst of discussions on modifying its 12-session limit while also working to fill four counselor positions, CAPS director John Dunkle said. During Fall Quarter, CAPS formed search comm...

ASG travels to Rutgers to discuss college costs, shared governance

Erica Snow, Reporter

January 18, 2016

Three Associated Student Government leaders traveled to a student government conference at Rutgers University this weekend to discuss campus issues including shared governance, mental health and college costs. ASG President Noah...

Students, faculty split over proposed academic calendar

Erica Snow, Reporter

January 14, 2016

Students and faculty remain divided about the new quarter system timeline recommended by a task force’s findings released on Tuesday. The “10-5-5-10” calendar, which would split Winter Quarter into two five-week sessions...

Task force recommends Northwestern begin academic year in August, still maintain quarter system

Alice Yin, Managing Editor

January 11, 2016

A task force studying the undergraduate academic experience has proposed Northwestern begin the academic year five weeks earlier, while still maintaining the quarter system. Christened the “10-5-5-10” calendar, NU would...