The Daily Northwestern

Closson: It’s okay to ask for help

Troy Closson, Opinion Editor

October 3, 2017

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

Maybe I’ll just deal with it myself. I can’t even count the number of times I told myself that last year — whether I was struggling in a class, confused about navigating the transition or just feeling overwhelmed by...

Cooper: Responding to critiques of Wildcat Welcome as a Peer Adviser

Danny Cooper, Assistant Opinion Editor

October 27, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I served as a Peer Adviser this year, which means you can make a few assumptions about me right off the bat. Yes, I walk around everywhere with that neon backpack from Uncle Dan’s. Yes, I can and will do the New Student Dance...

McCormick introduces Wildcat Welcome overhaul

David Lee, Reporter

April 15, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

The McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science’s incoming freshman class will be the first to take part in a revamped Wildcat Welcome program for the school, which will extend well into the academic year. The new...

Wildcat Welcome adds family ambassador position to application, extends application period

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

April 7, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

The Board of Directors for New Student and Family Programs introduced the option to be a family ambassador into this year's peer adviser applications in an effort to promote increased family assistance in addition to helping...