The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern law professors challenge parole revocation process

Scott Brown, Reporter

November 19, 2013

A group of attorneys at the Northwestern School of Law are suing to challenge how Illinois revokes parole for thousands of ex-convicts every year. The parole revocation system in the state of Illinois is broken and needs a...

Northwestern law school announces new program for STEM professionals

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

November 12, 2013

The Northwestern School of Law announced Monday that it is offering a new Master of Science in Law (MSL) program aimed specifically at professionals in science, technology, engineering and math fields. The program, which can...

Medill prof evaluates first month of teaching MOOC in Guardian op-ed

Paulina Firozi, Managing Editor

October 20, 2013

Medill Prof. Owen Youngman, one of several Northwestern professors teaching a massive open online course this quarter, addressed questions about the program in an op-ed published Thursday in the Guardian. Youngman's course,...

School of Law Blackboard accounts deleted

Edward Cox, Reporter

October 18, 2013

Northwestern School of Law's Blackboard accounts vanished from the educational content management system site Monday, only to be restored a day later. The law courses were deleted by accident during a maintenance event on Monday,...