The Daily Northwestern

Kelly Schaefer tapped to replace Burgwell Howard as new assistant vice president for student engagement

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 19, 2015

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

Kelly Schaefer, executive director of Norris University Center, will replace Burgwell Howard as assistant vice president for student engagement. Patricia Telles-Irvin, vice president for student affairs, announced Schaefer’s...

Alcohol coalition recommends extending medical amnesty, changing Responsible Action Protocol

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 14, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Student Groups

The Community Alcohol Coalition has recommended the University reform its policy on students who receive emergency medical care for an alcohol overdose by granting them medical amnesty from disciplinary sanctions within the University’s...

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...

University releases report on outreach, inclusion for Native Americans

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

November 17, 2014

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern's Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force released its report Monday outlining a series of recommendations for the University, including establishing an Indigenous Research Center and renaming programs...

Northwestern to build new residence hall

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

September 26, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern will construct a new residence hall for the first time since 2002. The University announced Friday it is beginning the design process on the building, located at 560 Lincoln St., near Patten Gym. The construction...

Northwestern creates new office for low-income, first-generation students

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

September 24, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern will add a new office this academic year to serve the needs of low-income and first-generation students. The office, which is named the Center for Student Enrichment Services, is housed within the Department of...