The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern African Studies program gets grant from the U.S. Department of Education

Alice Yin, Assistant Campus Editor

November 3, 2014

The U.S. Department of Education will award more than $2 million to the Program of African Studies at Northwestern and its consortium partner at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The four-year education grant,...

Northwestern School of Law announces largest ever fundraising campaign

Ally Mutnick, Managing Editor

September 22, 2014

Northwestern School of Law announced a $150 million campaign last week, with just more than half of the funds allotted for student financial aid. The campaign, which is the largest in the law school’s history, has alr...

Northwestern receives $4 million to honor Newton Minow, creates law school professorship

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

April 21, 2014

Northwestern received $4 million earlier this month to honor Newton Minow, a Northwestern alumnus, trustee and senior counsel at the Chicago law firm Sidley Austin LLP. Minow’s friends, colleagues and fellow alumni donated...

Northwestern Law dean to head Association of American Law Schools

Joseph Diebold, Managing Editor

December 19, 2013

Northwestern School of Law Dean Daniel Rodriguez will serve a one-year term as president of the Association of American Law Schools, the University announced Monday. The AALS, which comprises 176 law schools nationwide, is...

Northwestern alumnus, trustee donates $25 million to University

Ally Mutnick, Campus Editor

December 19, 2013

Northwestern trustee Neil Bluhm (Law ‘62) made a $25 million donation benefitting the Northwestern School of Law and other NU programs, the University announced Tuesday. Bluhm, a casino and real estate developer, allocated...