The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern breaks ground on athletic facility in ceremony disrupted by protest

Ben Pope, Reporter

November 13, 2015

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

University President Morton Schapiro and athletic director Jim Phillips broke ground on a new $260 million athletic facility Friday, in a ceremony disrupted by students protesting institutional racism. The event, which included speeches from Phillips, Schapiro, football co...

Athletic director Jim Phillips announces Ryan Fieldhouse groundbreaking

Sophia Bollag, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2015

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern will break ground next week on a $260 million lakeside athletic facility scheduled to be completed in two years. The Lakefront Athletics and Recreation Complex will incorporate facilities for athletes and students,...

Northwestern gets ‘We Will’ campaign underway with Pick-Staiger celebration

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

March 14, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Northwestern kicked off its $3.75 billion capital campaign Friday afternoon at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall with support from notable alumni, students and faculty. The event featured a video from Stephen Colbert (Communication...