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Student Enrichment Services hires two new full-time staffers

Fathma Rahman, Development and Recruitment Editor

October 17

Filed under Administration, Campus

Student Enrichment Services has expanded to include two additional staff members as part of an effort to increase its reach across campus, SES director Kourtney Cockrell said. Cockrell had been the only full-time employee at...

Pell Grant recipients increase for the class of 2020

Mariana Alfaro, Web Editor

May 11

Filed under Academic, Campus

About 17 percent of the class of 2020 will be made up of Pell Grant recipients, a new high for Northwestern, Michael Mills, the associate provost for university enrollment, told The Daily on Wednesday. The record percentage is up...

Students propose Northwestern support of faculty work against Ebola in West Africa

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

November 13

Filed under Campus, Student Government

Representatives from various student groups presented a proposal Wednesday asking that Associated Student Government recommend to Northwestern that NU-affiliated health personnel continue to receive salary and benefits even...

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

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

September 24

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...

Quest scholars create advocacy committee

Rebecca Savransky and Tyler Pager

May 1

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Northwestern’s chapter of Quest Scholars is creating a new committee in an effort to turn dialogue into action following successful discussions of socioeconomic issues at NU. The Advocacy Committee will focus its efforts...