The Daily Northwestern

Student group pushes Northwestern toward fair trade products

Julia Doran, Reporter

May 25, 2016

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

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 24, 2016

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...