The Daily Northwestern

New organization vows to preserve Black House student spaces

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 24, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A new social justice organization launched Monday in opposition to a Northwestern plan to reorganize the Black House that would make room for administrators and limit student space. The Sheridan Block Club debuted on social ...

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...