The Daily Northwestern

New podcast series shares stories about navigating first year at Northwestern

Kelley Czajka, Reporter

November 10, 2015

The First-Year Experience initiative within the Office of New Student and Family Programs recently created “This Northwestern Life,” a podcast series in which students can share their stories about transitioning into life a...

A Tradition in Distress

Lydia Ramsey, Reporter

May 28, 2015

When Heather Menefee joined a secret honors organization, she went in with no intention of keeping her membership private. So on March 6, the Weinberg senior posted a public Facebook status detailing her experience in Deru,...

Wildcat Welcome adds new programs continuing into Fall Quarter

Alice Yin, Reporter

July 5, 2014

In an effort to continue to support new students in their transition to Northwestern, the Office of New Student and Family Programs will host optional programming Fall Quarter that will extend beyond Wildcat Welcome. Wildcat...

Wildcat Welcome adds family ambassador position to application, extends application period

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

April 6, 2014

The Board of Directors for New Student and Family Programs introduced the option to be a family ambassador into this year's peer adviser applications in an effort to promote increased family assistance in addition to helping...