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Student group pushes Northwestern toward fair trade products

Julia Doran, Reporter

May 25, 2016

Filed under Campus

A new student group is working to certify Northwestern as a “fair trade university,” starting with advocacy and outreach. Proponents of fair trade push for fair and livable wages for workers, safe and healthy working cond...

Northwestern Dining adopts programs to promote food sustainability

Kelli Nguyen, Assistant Campus Editor

May 5, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus

Northwestern Dining has increased its efforts to promote sustainability through the introduction and development of several dining initiatives. NU Dining is considering an initiative that would offer reusable bags and water ...

Student petition calls for healthier options in C-stores

Julia Doran, Reporter

February 23, 2016

Filed under Campus

A student petition is calling for a greater variety of healthy and cheap options in C-stores. The petition, created by McCormick freshman Radek Chlebicki, was posted last week on and has gained more than 150 suppor...

Student-run coffee shop scheduled to open on campus fall 2016

Rishika Dugyala, Reporter

January 20, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus, Student Groups

An entirely student-run coffee shop is scheduled to open on campus Fall Quarter under the guidance of Northwestern Dining and Sodexo. The location of the new shop has not yet been confirmed, but Director of Dining Ken Fiel...

Real Food at NU starts planning for campus-wide changes

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

June 26, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

After recently signing a campus commitment with University President Morton Schapiro pledging to increase the amount of “real food” in Northwestern dining halls to 20 percent by 2020, Real Food at NU has begun implementing ideas to ...