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Northwestern breaks ground on athletic facility in ceremony disrupted by protest

Ben Pope, Reporter

November 13

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

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

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...

Northwestern representatives to present plans for North Campus construction at Evanston Preservation Commission

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 10

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Representatives from Northwestern will be presenting their plans for construction on North Campus to the Evanston Preservation Commission on Thursday night as part of the process to obtain a permit to begin construction, accordi...

Fundraising passes $55 million for new athletic complex

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

January 2

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...