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NU-Q study finds Arab residents wary of American entertainment

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

May 7, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

A new survey commissioned by Northwestern University in Qatar and the Doha Film Institute found that although many Arab residents in the Middle East and North Africa watch Hollywood films, some believe the films include content...

Classics department to host ‘Iliad’ marathon

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

April 24, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Late at night on the Lakefill, Northwestern students will experience a different kind of Greek life as they conduct a marathon reading of "The Iliad" from May 23 to 24. Participants will read Homer’s famous epic about the...

Former Northwestern student Jaqueline Mahoney’s death ruled suicide

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

March 20, 2014

Filed under Campus

Former Northwestern student Jaqueline Mahoney’s death has been ruled a suicide, Tigard Police spokesman Jim Wolf said Thursday. Mahoney, 23, was found Feb. 24 in the Tigard Embassy Suites hotel in Tigard, Ore. Wolf said...

Northwestern students find their strengths in Not Our Forte

Paige Leskin, Reporter

March 5, 2014

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Most student groups start with passionate students attempting to pursue their talents. Four students used their rejection as a motive to create Not Our Forte, Northwestern's new campus a cappella group. “It’s us making...

Northwestern debuts study abroad program on Qatar campus

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

February 5, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, Events

Beginning in the fall, Northwestern will offer a semester-long study abroad program for journalism and communication students at its satellite campus in Doha, Qatar. Everette Dennis, dean of Northwestern University in Qatar, spoke at an ...

School of Communication to offer new master’s in health communication

Christine Farolan, Reporter

February 5, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus

Starting Fall Quarter, Northwestern’s School of Communication will offer a professional-level master of science degree in health communication. This innovative program combines the science of health care and the communicati...