The Daily Northwestern

NU in Chicago brings students to city to explore history, culture of indigenous people

Fathma Rahman, Reporter

November 13, 2015

Filed under Campus

NU in Chicago will bring students downtown on Sunday to learn about indigenous people in Chicago through a collaboration with One Book One Northwestern and the Native American and Indigenous Students Alliance. NU in Chicago...

Dittmar exhibit aims to promote awareness of Sand Creek Massacre, Native American issues

Rachel Yang, Copy Chief

October 1, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

A new exhibit in the Dittmar Gallery portrays scenes from a massacre marring Northwestern’s history. The exhibit, which opened at Dittmar on Sept. 17 and runs through Oct. 25, features more than 30 works of three American-Indian...

One Book selection continues Northwestern’s Native American inclusion efforts

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 10, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

The subject of next year's selection for the One Book One Northwestern program is focused on the history of Native Americans, following a recommendation from the Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force. The task...

Evanston celebrates Black History Month with discussions, events

Stephanie Kelly, City Editor

February 3, 2015

Filed under City, Local

Various Evanston organizations and centers will host discussions, exhibits and lectures throughout February to celebrate Black History Month. The Evanston History Center has premiered the first event, an exhibit on two Africa...

Northwestern begins implementing Native American outreach recommendations

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

January 26, 2015

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

In response to recommendations from the Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force, Northwestern is planning outreach efforts for Native American students through the Office of Undergraduate Admission, among other initiatives, Provost Daniel...

YWCA sponsors Illinois art exhibit focused on race

Stephanie Kelly, Assistant City Editor

October 8, 2014

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

The YWCA Evanston/North Shore has partnered with the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center to bring an exhibit about race and its origins to the museum starting Sunday. The exhibit, called RACE: Are We So Different?, focuses...