The Daily Northwestern

Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Ryan Field on graduation day

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

June 22, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Anti-Semitic and racist graffiti was discovered the day of commencement at Ryan Field, where Northwestern held its ceremony, marking the second incident at the University this month. Staff at Ryan Field found the graffiti,...

Power outages reported throughout Northwestern, Evanston

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 27, 2015

Filed under Campus

Power outages affected more than 600 customers in Evanston on Monday night, according to Commonwealth Edison. On Northwestern’s campus, there were outages at University Library, Blomquist Recreation Center and portions of...

Following anti-Semitic graffiti, watchdog groups ask Schapiro to take further steps to protect Jewish students

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 21, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

A group of 23 anti-Semitism watchdog groups sent a letter to University President Morton Schapiro on Tuesday asking him to take additional steps to combat anti-Semitism at Northwestern in light of the recent incidents of swastikas...

More swastikas, racist graffiti found in library

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 16, 2015

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Two more incidents of racist and anti-Semitic graffiti were reported at University Library on Wednesday. University Police Deputy Chief Dan McAleer said police found a swastika drawn in pencil in a third floor study room. Police...

Racist, anti-semitic graffiti reported in University Library

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 14, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Incidents of racist and anti-semitic graffiti were reported at University Library this weekend. University Police Deputy Chief Dan McAleer said a swastika and derogatory remarks about African Americans were found in the men’s...