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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...

Nine faculty groups to receive grants for digital and online technology

Renzo Downey, Reporter

April 7, 2016

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

Nine faculty groups will receive grants for the 2016-17 academic year to incorporate innovative digital and online technology into classrooms and massive open online classrooms (MOOCs). The projects, chosen by a Faculty Distance...

A Tradition in Distress

Lydia Ramsey, Reporter

May 28, 2015

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

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,...

Weinberg faculty call for Native American Studies Department as leadership council visits campus

Madeline Fox, Assistant Campus Editor

May 20, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

Several Weinberg professors are calling for a Native American Studies Department in a proposal submitted to the dean’s office last week. The seven professors who submitted the proposal comprise a committee tasked with creating...

ASG continues push for credit requirements reduction

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

May 8, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Student Government

As the arrival of the new Weinberg dean approaches, ASG has issued a report calling on the school to reduce the number of credits students need to graduate, although it’s unclear whether the proposal has enough faculty suppo...

Northwestern to add Title IX investigator amid process overhaul

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

February 9, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories

Northwestern is in the process of hiring a full-time Title IX investigator, one step in a complete overhaul of the hearing and appeals system for sexual misconduct cases. The overhaul began in September when NU implemented a new University ...