The Daily Northwestern

NU receives $5M for national nanoscale research

Drew Gerber, Assistant Campus Editor

September 21, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, On Campus

Northwestern has received a $5 million five-year grant from the National Science Foundation to create a national resource for nanoscale research in collaboration with the University of Chicago, which will provide researchers access...

Printing company Freenters to keep kiosk service at Northwestern

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

September 11, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Freenters, a company that provides printing to college students, will keep its kiosk service at Northwestern despite recently announcing a nationwide transition to a new software model. Started by two University of Chicago students in September 2013, Freenters allows NU students to access its serv...

Northwestern settles copyright infringement lawsuit with former employee over Leopold-Loeb book

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 27, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus

Northwestern intends to jointly publish a book about the 1924 Leopold and Loeb murder trial with a former employee after dismissing a copyright infringement lawsuit against her. The University announced Tuesday it settled and...

ASG continues push for credit requirements reduction

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

May 8, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Student Government

As the arrival of the new Weinberg dean approaches, ASG has issued a report calling on the school to reduce the number of credits students need to graduate, although it’s unclear whether the proposal has enough faculty suppo...

BlueLight safety mobile application adds Northwestern to national network

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 22, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

BlueLight, a campus safety mobile application, has added Northwestern to its nationwide network, allowing students to contact University Police with the tap of a button. The app serves a similar function to the physical blue...