The Daily Northwestern

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...

Northwestern community holds candlelight vigil in memory of shooting near UCSB

Christine Farolan, Reporter

June 5, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

Members of the Northwestern community gathered Wednesday for a candlelight vigil, held in memory of the lives lost in the Isla Vista, California shooting near the University of California, Santa Barbara campus. The shooting,...

Northwestern releases John Evans report, committee concludes he had no direct involvement in massacre but University ignored ‘significant moral failures’

Ciara McCarthy and Rebecca Savransky

May 29, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern released Thursday a report detailing NU founder John Evans’ involvement in the Sand Creek Massacre, finding no evidence that Evans was directly involved in planning the massacre but that the University ignored his...

Task force to study Native American community, make recommendations

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

April 22, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The Native American Outreach and Inclusion Task Force is currently studying Northwestern's ties to the Native American community to better understand problems the community faces and to improve its relationship with the University. The...

Northwestern community remembers residence director Kristina Richards

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

March 12, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Faculty, Latest Stories

Members of the Northwestern community gathered Tuesday afternoon to commemorate the life of residence director Kristina Richards, remembering her contributions to the University and her strong devotion to friends and family. ...

Coroner: No signs of foul play in Richards’ death

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

February 26, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern residence director Kristina Richards’ death showed no signs of foul play, said McHenry County coroner Dr. Anne Majewski. An official cause of death is pending an investigation. Majewski said Richards died...