The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern alums semifinalists in Wall Street Journal startup contest

Kendra Mayer, Reporter

October 2, 2013

Filed under Around Town

A medical startup founded by two Northwestern graduates has qualified as one of five semifinalists in a startup contest sponsored by The Wall Street Journal. SwipeSense, created by Mert Iseri (McCormick '11) and Yuri Malina...

Schapiro’s petition policy misguided, student activists say

Patrick Svitek, Managing Editor

May 12, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern student activists say a recent op-ed co-written by University President Morton Schapiro misses the point of the petitions piling up on his desk and in his inbox. Schapiro explained in the May 7 edition of the Wa...

Letter to the Editor: Schapiro’s vow to stop signing, answering petitions heightens chances of missing important issues

May 12, 2013

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Last week, President Morton Schapiro co-authored an article in the Wall Street Journal titled "We Didn't Sign at the Office" vowing to neither sign onto nor answer petitions. We understand that the "the number of signatures or...