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Norris plans to add gender open bathroom to Underground

Tyler Pager, Assistant Summer Editor

August 3, 2014

Norris University Center officials plan to reopen a bathroom on the Underground level of Norris to be used as a gender open restroom The bathroom is currently used as storage, but Norris executive director Kelly Schaefer sa...

Mayfest revises wristband policies, limits festival access in new entrance policies

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 4, 2014

In an effort to improve safety and accountability during Dillo Day, Mayfest will require all attendees to wear wristbands and will prohibit the general public from attending the festival. Access to Dillo Day this year will...

Northwestern administrators review policies as Title IX is extended to transgender students

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 4, 2014

Although Northwestern policies have protected students from discrimination against gender identity since 2009, NU administrators are reviewing these policies following a new federal guidance document that explicitly states that Titl...