The Daily Northwestern

Students, intramurals director report trend of misconduct from participants

Alan Perez, Assistant Campus Editor

January 12, 2018

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Participants of Northwestern’s recreational sports league have engaged in overly competitive behavior, resulting in racial and homophobic slurs and causing injury to some, according to interviews with students and an announcement...

Sainati: Ambiguity in Northwestern’s amnesty policy deters students from asking for help

Leo Sainati, Op-Ed Contributor

October 3, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

In late August 2015, Northwestern’s Division of Student Affairs unveiled its new Amnesty through Responsible Action policy to “encourage students to take responsible action when necessary.” If students find themselves in...

University to centralize all sexual misconduct cases through Sexual Harassment Prevention Office

Allyson Chiu and Yvonne Kim

October 7, 2016

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories

All cases of sexual misconduct at Northwestern will now be handled through the University’s Sexual Harassment Prevention Office, the office announced Thursday in an email. Previously, the Office of Student Conduct handled cases...

Spectrum Theatre completes $12,000 fundraiser, resumes operations

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

September 4, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

After two months of fundraising to cover a $12,000 fine, Spectrum Theatre Company announced Thursday it reached its goal and will be able to resume operations for the upcoming academic year. Spectrum, founded in 2005 to produce...