The Daily Northwestern

Day after lawsuit, Ludlow’s role at Northwestern unclear moving forward

Ciara McCarthy and Ally Mutnick

February 12, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Campus Safety, Faculty, Latest Stories

Philosophy Prof. Peter Ludlow, whose alleged sexual assault of a Medill junior spurred a Title IX lawsuit filed Monday against Northwestern, is a candidate for a position at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, the school...

Updated: Student sues Northwestern, claiming University ignored sexual assault findings

Ciara McCarthy and Ally Mutnick

February 10, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories

A Medill junior is suing Northwestern, alleging the school failed to act after she filed a sexual assault complaint against a professor two years ago. The lawsuit claims the University handled the allegations with “deliberat...

Women’s Swimming: Wildcats sink against Fighting Irish, Wolverines

Kendra Mayer, Reporter

January 13, 2014

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Northwestern trounced Rutgers by more than 90 points Saturday but could not conquer No. 24 Michigan and No. 25 Notre Dame. The Wolverines and the Fighting Irish beat the Wildcats 172-128 and 160-140, respectively, during ...

Football: Big Ten announces schedules for 2018, 2019

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

October 16, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

The Big Ten announced Wednesday that Northwestern will open the 2018 season with a trip to West Lafayette to battle Purdue and will later take on Rutgers for the first time as conference rivals. The Wildcats will also play...

Football: Big Ten releases 2014 schedule

Josh Walfish, Sports Editor

May 16, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

The Big Ten this morning released Northwestern's 2014 conference schedule. The Wildcats will open with a road game Sept. 27 at Penn State followed by their home opener a week later against Wisconsin. NU will also visit Minnesota,...

What the new Big Ten divisions mean for Northwestern

John Paschall, Reporter

April 30, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs

In the Big Ten Conference, geography now matters more than ever. The conference on Sunday announced its new divisional alignments, set to debut in 2014. Northwestern joins Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Purdue and Wisconsin...

4 Northwestern football players moving on to NFL

John Paschall, Reporter

April 28, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

More than 250 picks went by in the 2013 NFL Draft, and no Northwestern football players heard their names called. But that doesn’t mean it’s the end of the road for a handful of graduating NU seniors. Defensive lineman Brian Ar...

Northwestern to play in Big Ten’s new West Division

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

April 28, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

Northwestern is out of the Legends and in with the West. The Big Ten Conference will scrap its current divisions in favor of a geographic split that will start in 2014, the conference announced Sunday. NU will join Illinois,...

Fundraising passes $55 million for new athletic complex

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

January 2, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus

Northwestern is already more than a quarter of the way to its $220 million fundraising goal for a new lakeside athletic complex on North Campus, the University announced Sunday. University President Morton Schapiro and Jim...