The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern Board of Trustees elects J. Landis Martin as new chairman

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 13, 2017

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

J. Landis Martin (Kellogg ‘68, JD ‘73) will take over as chair of the Northwestern University Board of Trustees in September, the University announced Tuesday in a news release. Martin was elected to the position by the bo...

University vice president, general counsel Thomas Cline to retire

Peter Kotecki, Assistant Campus Editor

September 21, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus

Northwestern vice president and general counsel Thomas Cline (School of Law ‘80) announced Monday he will retire at the end of the calendar year. Although he is stepping down, Cline will remain available to help University...

Northwestern trustees extend Schapiro’s contract

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 29, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern trustees have extended University President Morton Schapiro's contract for five more years, the NU board's leader announced this morning. The move ensures that one of the country's most popular college presidents will remain at the helm of NU through the 2018-2019 school year. In a news relea...