The Daily Northwestern

Kelly Schaefer tapped to replace Burgwell Howard as new assistant vice president for student engagement

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 19, 2015

Kelly Schaefer, executive director of Norris University Center, will replace Burgwell Howard as assistant vice president for student engagement. Patricia Telles-Irvin, vice president for student affairs, announced Schaefer’s...

Northwestern launches new online fundraising platform for student groups

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 14, 2015

Northwestern has developed a new online tool to help student groups fundraise. In partnership with ScaleFunder, a crowdfunding platform for universities and nonprofits, NU launched Catalyzer to allow people to donate tax-deductible...

Students launch communal closet for formalwear

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

February 15, 2015

NU Threads, a student-run communal closet for professional and formalwear, launched last month within the Northwestern Career Advancement office. Students can rent professional clothing donated by faculty and alumni for up...

NU Threads to host clothing drive for winter launch

Emily Chin, Reporter

November 6, 2014

NU Threads, a student-run communal closet that formed last academic year, is collecting outfits for an anticipated Winter Quarter launch. The campus closet that lends out formal wear will host a clothing drive on the ground floor of Norris University Center during Family Weekend beginning on Friday. NU Threads pl...