The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern emails hacked by Google doc phishing attack

Allyson Chiu, Campus Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A phishing email attack disguised as a Google doc link has compromised the accounts of many Northwestern students and employees, NU Information Technology said Wednesday. The attack was discovered by NUIT at 1:30 p.m., according...

University launches online geography game

Allyson Chiu, Assistant Campus Editor

October 12, 2016

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

A new University-sponsored game will reward students with free pizza each quarter for knowing where foreign countries are located. The Wildcat GeoGame launches Wednesday and will be available through Dec. 5, Medill Prof. Candy...

NUIT extends Microsoft Office programs to all students

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 12, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Science & Technology

Following an extension of Microsoft's Campus Agreement, Northwestern University Information Technology is able to offer Microsoft Office free to all students. In the past, Microsoft's Campus Agreement was only available...