The Daily Northwestern

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 asking public to weigh in on strategic plan

Paige Leskin, City Editor

September 29, 2014

Filed under City, Education

District 65 officials are calling on the public to weigh in on the district's new five-year strategic plan, which will take effect at the start of the 2015-16 academic year. The plan will detail the school district's goals...

New website will showcase Northwestern research

Ally Mutnick, Development and Recruitment Editor

September 25, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern debuted a new project Wednesday that aggregates all its research news onto one website. Titled “Discover" after one of the four pillars in NU’s strategic plan, the project will be curated by the Office for...

Letter to the Editor: Schapiro’s vow to stop signing, answering petitions heightens chances of missing important issues

May 12, 2013

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Last week, President Morton Schapiro co-authored an article in the Wall Street Journal titled "We Didn't Sign at the Office" vowing to neither sign onto nor answer petitions. We understand that the "the number of signatures or...

Northwestern trustees extend Schapiro’s contract

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 29, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern trustees have extended University President Morton Schapiro's contract for five more years, the NU board's leader announced this morning. The move ensures that one of the country's most popular college presidents will remain at the helm of NU through the 2018-2019 school year. In a news relea...

Northwestern names new director of campus inclusion, community

Paulina Firzoi, Campus Editor

September 14, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern's Division of Student Affairs on Friday named its director of campus inclusion and community, a position created last year amid student outcry over several racially insensitive incidents. Lesley-Ann Brown, a former...