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NU alum, wife donate $1 million to School of Law

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

May 25, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Alumni, Campus

Two donors gave $1 million to the School of Law to expand its international outreach efforts, the University announced Friday. The gift from Chris Combe (Weinberg '70), an NU trustee, and his wife Courtney will support the...

Northwestern breaks ground on stadium for soccer, lacrosse

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

April 30, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Events

Northwestern broke ground this weekend on the Lanny and Sharon Martin Stadium, a renovated soccer and lacrosse field the University will build as part of the “We Will” campaign. University President Morton Schapiro praised...

Northwestern receives $10.5 million gift for Feinberg, SESP

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 15, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

Two Northwestern alumni have donated millions to the Feinberg School of Medicine to bolster merit-based scholarships. The majority of the $10.5 million gift from Muneer Satter (Weinberg ‘83) and Kristen Hertel (SESP ‘86)...

Northwestern launches new online fundraising platform for student groups

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 14, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Northwestern has developed a new online tool to help student groups fundraise. In partnership with ScaleFunder, a crowdfunding platform for universities and nonprofits, NU launched Catalyzer to allow people to donate tax-deductible...

Feinberg receives $92 million gift

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

March 5, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus

Louis A. Simpson (Weinberg '58) and Kimberly K. Querrey have made a $92 million gift to Northwestern in support of the Feinberg School of Medicine’s biomedical research programs, the University announced Thursday. Simpson,...

University announces new vice president for facilities

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

January 25, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus

John D’Angelo Jr. will be Northwestern's next vice president for facilities, the University announced Friday. D'Angelo will oversee the University's physical assets on its three campuses, including "some 225 buildings and...

Northwestern receives $5.6 million gift to support history center

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

January 22, 2015

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus

A Northwestern alumnus and his wife have donated $5.6 million to Northwestern as part of the "We Will" campaign, the University announced Wednesday. The gift from Nicholas Chabraja (Weinberg ’64, Law '67) and his wife Eleanor will...

Alumna’s gift to support Deering renovation, athletic department

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

October 17, 2014

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus

A Northwestern alumna has promised a significant donation to support University Library, undergraduate scholarships and the athletic department, the University announced Thursday. The donation is part of the We Will campaign,...

Northwestern marketing team researches University’s brand

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

September 19, 2014

Filed under Administration, Alumni, Campus

A team of Northwestern representatives from various schools and departments are looking to partner with an advertising agency to develop a cohesive NU brand. “What we’re trying to do is gain a clearer vision of the University’s...