The Daily Northwestern

First group in Northwestern emergency response program completes training

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

May 20, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The first group of participants in Northwestern's Community Emergency Response Team program completed their training earlier this month, giving them the skills to respond to campus and community crises. There were 24 members ...

Blotter: May 19

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

May 18, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Sodexo workers fight at Norris Two Sodexo workers got into a fight last week at Norris University Center, police said. Three workers were talking and joking on May 12 at about 3:45 p.m. when one, a man, became agitated ...

Blotter: April 4

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

April 3, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Criminal sexual abuse reported in North Campus residence hall A Campus Security Authority reported a case of criminal sexual abuse to University Police last week. The report indicated that an unknown female student was th...

Northwestern denies University Police officer’s claims of sexual harassment, gender discrimination

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

April 2, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern denied Tuesday any wrongdoing in response to a University Police officer's allegations of sexual harassment and gender discrimination. In a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court, Sgt. Haydee Martinez alleges...

University Police officers claim discrimination, denial of due process in complaints

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

April 1, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus

Two University Police officers are accusing Northwestern of discrimination based on their race and sexual orientation, claiming they had no chance to fight an allegation of sexual harassment and are now in danger of losing th...

Northwestern police officer alleges sexual harassment, gender discrimination in federal lawsuit

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

March 28, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, City, Latest Stories

A University Police officer is suing Northwestern for sexual harassment and gender discrimination, claiming the University Police Department assigned her to an unfavorable shift when she returned from maternity leave, among other...

Ludlow cancels class after planned sit-in

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

March 4, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Campus Safety, Faculty, Latest Stories

Weinberg Prof. Peter Ludlow canceled at least one of his 300-level philosophy classes Tuesday, which many students had planned on walking out of in protest of Northwestern’s continued employment of Ludlow after a Medill junior...

Blotter: Feb. 20

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

February 19, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Fire department responds to Northwestern student made ill by cannabis The Evanston fire department and University Police responded to 1835 Hinman on Friday after an undergraduate student called 911 out of concern for he...

Northwestern recognized for emergency readiness

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

February 4, 2014

Filed under Administration, Blogs, Campus, On Campus

The National Weather Service presented Northwestern with a special award last week for a high level of emergency preparedness for storm-related crises.  University Police and other NU leaders were presented Jan. 28 with a plaque and a "St...