The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern partnering with 10 schools for online course consortium

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 15, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern is joining nine other top schools to launch an online course program for undergraduate students next fall, the University announced this morning. The new initiative, called Semester Online, will allow participating...

ASG group explores drinking culture at Northwestern

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 1, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Government

An Associated Student Government working group presented its recommendations for improving Northwestern's alcohol policy and culture at Wednesday's Senate meeting. The working group was formed Spring Quarter to research alco...

Northwestern Memorial Hospital reaches kidney-transplant landmark

Daniel Schlessinger, Reporter

October 29, 2012

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

Northwestern Memorial Hospital reached an important milestone last week when its surgeons completed their 100th kidney paired donation transplant. The surgery is a method of matching donor/recipient pairs that decreases the...