The Daily Northwestern

Alfaro: Notre Dame’s decision to revoke birth control access dangerous for women

Mariana Alfaro, Opinion Editor

November 6, 2017

Last week, the University of Notre Dame announced its insurance plan will no longer cover birth control for students, faculty and staff. This makes Notre Dame one of the first institutions in the nation to take advantage of new guide...

Northwestern moves up to No. 16 on Forbes Top Colleges list

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 4, 2015

Northwestern ranked No. 16 in Forbes’ annual list of the country’s best colleges, moving up three spots since last year. This year NU ranked second in the Midwest following the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. Pomona College topped t...

Northwestern to build new opera theater in honor of alumna

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

October 30, 2014

A new opera theater, to be located in the Music and Communication building which will be completed in 2015, will be named the Shirley Welsh Ryan Opera Theater in honor of a Northwestern alumna. The theater, which will include...