The Daily Northwestern

The Spectrum: An international student’s struggle for authentic school pride

Melania Hidalgo, Columnist

October 2, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Spectrum

This essay is part of The Spectrum, a weekly forum in our Opinion section for marginalized voices to share their perspectives. To submit a piece for The Spectrum or discuss story ideas, please email Upon i...

Students respond positively to longer Wildcat Welcome

Julie Fishbach, Reporter

October 1, 2015

Filed under Campus

Before arriving on campus, Medill freshman Rob Schaefer said he was skeptical about Wildcat Welcome. Although he was excited to finally go to school after seeing all his friends leave home, Schaefer said he had doubts about...

Amended alcohol policy grants amnesty to students who require emergency assistance

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 20, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Students who have emergency assistance called to help them while they are under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be officially granted amnesty from disciplinary action starting this fall under the conditions of the University’s...