The Daily Northwestern

NU combines initiatives to form integrated study abroad office

Erica Snow, Campus Editor

October 16, 2017

Filed under Administration, Campus

The University merged the Study Abroad Office and International Program Development into an integrated office that will make it easier for students to study abroad, Ronald Braeutigam, associate provost for undergraduate education,...

Northwestern hosts national forum on study abroad practices

Yvonne Kim, Reporter

June 25, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern’s Study Abroad Office hosted leaders from across the country Thursday for a one-day national forum to foster conversation about safe and secure education abroad. “Beyond the Basics of Health, Safety, Security...

Students studying in Prague encounter unexpected problems

Peter Kotecki, Development and Recruitment Editor

May 20, 2016

Filed under Campus

This story accompanies “Anxiety Abroad,” an investigation of student calls for better sexual harassment and mental health resources while studying abroad. Read the investigation here. Hannah Zweig had her purse stolen and ...

Study Abroad, Office of Financial Aid launch Bridge Builder Program in effort to make study abroad more financially accessible

Matthew Choi, Assistant Campus Editor

February 15, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Low-income students studying abroad this quarter and next have been able to purchase plane tickets through the Northwestern Study Abroad Office as part of the new Bridge Builder Program. Headed by the Office of Undergraduate...

ASG services committee aims to accommodate students with new online resources

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant In Focus Editor

February 21, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Government

The Associated Student Government launched a new cab sharing service for Northwestern students Wednesday, one of several online projects the services committee is launching this year. Cab Corner is one of a few new services...

Israel study abroad programs unaffected by violence

Tal Axelrod, Reporter

November 26, 2012

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus

Northwestern recently announced its new study abroad programs in Israel will begin in fall 2013. But after the renewed conflict in Israel and the Gaza Strip, student safety for these future programs, or even existing trips through...