The Daily Northwestern

Residential Services hires new staff members

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

September 18, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus

Residential Services added three new staff members this summer, including a new director of residential life. Deb Schmidt-Rogers, the director of residential life, started in August and will oversee student life and staff development. Paul...

NMQ and SMQ to be empty during Fall and Winter quarters

Paige Leskin, Reporter

July 23, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

The North Mid-Quads and South Mid-Quads halls will be left unoccupied during the Fall and Winter quarters in an effort to fill other residence halls to their maximum occupancies and leave fewer vacant rooms spread across campus...

Residential Services to offer free laundry beginning Fall Quarter

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

June 10, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Residential Services will offer free laundry for all residents beginning Fall Quarter. In the past, students had to use Munch Money or coins to operate campus laundry machines. The initiative was a collaborative effort between...

Residential Services looks to fill two positions this summer

David Lee, Reporter

April 24, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Residential Services has begun the search for a new director of residential life and graduate housing residential director, two positions that recently became available. Mary Goldenberg, the outgoing director of residential...

Northwestern to begin Xfinity On Campus pilot

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

April 22, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern will begin offering a pilot program of Xfinity On Campus, a service under Comcast, to up to 700 students starting May 1, Residential Services officials said. Paul Riel, executive director of Residential Services,...

Hulu Plus trial ends, Residential Services to launch Comcast pilot

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

April 14, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

After a pilot program that gave students free Hulu Plus accounts to replace NUTV ended March 31, Residential Services began the process of launching a new pilot using Comcast, set to begin in May. Paul Riel, executive director of Re...

Northwestern to replace communal bathrooms, expand Chapin in Master Plan

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

March 7, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

As part of Northwestern's Housing Master Plan, new residence halls will have suite-style bathrooms instead of communal ones. Paul Riel, executive director of Residential Services, said future residence halls will either feature...