The Daily Northwestern

Medill contribution furthers Student Enrichment Services’ efforts for low-income students

Christine Farolan, Spectrum Editor

February 24, 2016

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus

A donation of 13 laptops from the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications is the latest in a series of efforts by Student Enrichment Services to provide resources to students on campus. Dorin...

Northwestern, Evanston prepare to offer ultra high-speed Internet to University researchers

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 18, 2014

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Latest Stories, Local, State

Northwestern and Evanston officials are working to use their $1 million state grant to bring ultra high-speed Internet to University researchers by July 2015. Gov. Pat Quinn announced the awarding of the grant to Evanston in January 2013 to be used to turn the city into a “gigabit community” that would appeal to entrepreneurs. Made possible through the Illinois Gigabit C...

Majority of Northwestern web systems not vulnerable to Heartbleed bug

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

April 10, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

Northwestern University Information Technology announced Thursday that the majority of its websites and systems, including CAESAR, Blackboard and WildCARDs, are unaffected by a widespread online security flaw called "Heartbleed."  To furthe...

School of Law Blackboard accounts deleted

Edward Cox, Reporter

October 17, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

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,...