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University committee report proposes potential revisions to Weinberg degree requirements

Kristine Liao, Reporter

April 2, 2017

Filed under Campus

A University committee released a report last quarter that proposed some changes to Weinberg graduation requirements, including a universal three-course language requirement. Ann Bradlow, the committee’s chair and Weinberg’s...

Faculty Senate supports creation of investment committee

Rebecca Savransky, Design Editor

April 1, 2015

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Faculty Senate supported a proposal Wednesday to create an advisory committee on socially responsible investing — an issue that has spurred campus-wide debate over the last few months. Northwestern students have been calling...

Northwestern extends registration deadline for Semester Online

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Summer Editor

August 8, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

The deadline to register for Northwestern's first online courses for credit has been extended three weeks, the University announced Tuesday. Jake Julia, NU associate provost for academic initiatives, said undergraduate students...

Northwestern lawyer: Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action a ‘partial victory’

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

June 24, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

The Supreme Court's decision today to pass on a major ruling on affirmative action in college admissions is a "partial victory" for Northwestern and nine other schools that filed an amicus brief championing diversity in higher...

Associated Student Government considers takeout, other dining changes

Jeanne Kuang, Reporter

April 1, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government

Associated Student Government is in talks with the administration and campus catering provider Sodexo about potential changes to student dining plans such as providing to-go meals and opening Allison dining hall on weekends. McCormick...