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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Faculty Senate passes resolution to support transfer students, discusses academic integrity concerns with ChatGPT

March 9, 2023

In its final Winter Quarter meeting Wednesday, the Faculty Senate heard updates from Northwestern’s Office of the Ombudsperson and Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion. It also passed a resolution...

Office of the Ombudsperson Program Coordinator Carrie Thomas stands on the far left with Ombudsperson Sarah Klaper to her right.

The Daily Explains: Who is Northwestern’s ombudsperson?

October 24, 2022

After eight years of discussion, Northwestern welcomed Sarah Klaper, the University’s first ombudsperson, last fall to help students navigate difficult situations on campus. Klaper and Carrie Thomas,...

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New ombudsperson Sarah Klaper aims to cultivate self-advocacy on campus

March 1, 2022

Northwestern’s first ombudsperson, Sarah Klaper, was recruited in August 2021 to provide assistance for academic or work-related issues. Now, she is working to ensure neutrality and confidentiality for...

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Faculty Senate addresses updates to harassment and discrimination reporting guidelines

October 7, 2021

Northwestern’s newly-appointed ombudsperson and an Office of Equity leader discussed changes to NU’s harassment and discrimination reporting process in a Wednesday Faculty Senate meeting.  The...

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After years of advocacy, Northwestern names Sarah Klaper as first University ombudsperson

May 13, 2021

Northwestern has named Sarah Klaper as its first ombudsperson following a national search, according to a Thursday news release. An ombudsperson serves as a “neutral, independent, impartial and confidential”...

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