The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern, Evanston prepare to offer ultra high-speed Internet to University researchers

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 19, 2014

Northwestern and Evanston officials are working to use their $1 million state grant to bring ultra high-speed Internet to University researchers by July 2015. Gov. Pat Quinn announced the awarding of the grant to Evanston in January 2013 to be used to turn the city into a “gigabit community” that would appeal to entrepreneurs. Made possible through the Illinois Gigabit C...

NUIT extends Microsoft Office programs to all students

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 12, 2014

Following an extension of Microsoft's Campus Agreement, Northwestern University Information Technology is able to offer Microsoft Office free to all students. In the past, Microsoft's Campus Agreement was only available...

Northwestern advises students to change passwords in response to HeartBleed bug

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

April 14, 2014

Northwestern University Information Technology sent out an email on Monday advising students to change their online passwords as part of the remediation process in response to the HeartBleed bug. NUIT director Wendy Woodward...