The Daily Northwestern

In Review: Fall Quarter 2012

Joseph Diebold, Forum Editor

November 30, 2012

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

University disassociates from Rabbi Klein NU’s Jewish community was stunned when Rabbi Dov Hillel Klein, rabbi of the Tannenbaum Chabad House, announced the day before the Jewish festival of Yom Kippur that the University had decided to disaffiliate from Klein and the Chabad House. Led by Patricia Telle...

Sigma Nu to return to Northwestern next quarter

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

November 29, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

After leaving campus in 2004, Sigma Nu fraternity is recolonizing at Northwestern this winter. The national fraternity finalized plans to come back to campus the week before Thanksgiving, said Sigma Nu leadership consultant Spenc...

Northwestern students, alumni petition against Chabad disaffiliation

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 27, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Northwestern students and alumni are voicing their concerns about the University’s decision to disaffiliate with Tannenbaum Chabad House and Rabbi Dov Hillel Klein in a petition distributed to trustees and administrators. The...

Goldsmiths College: Weaver death not suspicious

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

November 26, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

The death of Weinberg junior Alyssa Weaver does not appear to be suspicious, Goldsmiths College said in a statement this morning. Weaver, 20, died Wednesday while studying abroad at Goldsmiths, which is part of the University...

New policy prohibits employee-student relationships

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

November 15, 2012

Filed under Administration, Campus

In accordance with a new policy implemented this fall, employees in the Division of Student Affairs are now prohibited from having relationships with Northwestern students. The policy prohibits all Student Affairs administrators,...

Fall Faith Fest brings students together to continue conversation on religion

Meghan Morris, Reporter

November 15, 2012

Filed under Administration, Campus, Student Groups

Interfaith Hall brought members of various faith communities together for an evening of food, speeches and performances to celebrate Northwestern’s religious diversity. Wednesday night’s event, “Fall Faith Fest,” is...

Editorial: Chabad community owed more transparency on Klein decision

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

November 14, 2012

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

So far, we have refrained from weighing in on the University’s decision to disaffiliate from Rabbi Dov Hillel Klein and the Tannenbaum Chabad House. Since the story broke, we have received numerous letters and columns reflecting...