The Daily Northwestern

Green Cup encourages students to conserve

Emily Chin, Reporter

October 21, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government

For the ninth year in a row, Green Cup is in full swing. Northwestern Dining is currently in the middle of Green Cup, a campus-wide competition led by Students for Ecological and Environmental Development in partnership w...

Evanston, Northwestern honored by Illinois for sustainability efforts

Michele Corriston, Editor in Chief

October 31, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Just in time for Northwestern's annual Green Cup competition, the state honored both Evanston and the University on Tuesday for their eco-friendly efforts.  The Illinois Sustainable Technology Center gave the Governor's Sustai...

Students split on ASG tobacco-free resolution

Sophia Bollag, Copy Chief

October 10, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government

A resolution that would ban tobacco products on campus brought before the Associated Student Government Senate on Wednesday night has been receiving mixed reactions from students. (ASG Senate begins school year with int...

New York Times reporter Justin Gillis speaks to SEED members

Scott Brown, Reporter

October 9, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Members of Students for Ecological and Environmental Development had a chance to talk via Skype on Tuesday night with Justin Gillis, a writer on climate change for The New York Times. Gillis began the session by describing wh...

Schapiro’s petition policy misguided, student activists say

Patrick Svitek, Managing Editor

May 12, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern student activists say a recent op-ed co-written by University President Morton Schapiro misses the point of the petitions piling up on his desk and in his inbox. Schapiro explained in the May 7 edition of the Wa...