Heyck Award Presented at RC Celebration

Heyck Award Presented at RC Celebration

The Residential College Board’s End-Of-Year celebration was held on Thursday, June 2, from 4:30–6:00 p.m. in the Guild Lounge. An event which mingled students, faculty, and staff together, its guests were invited to enjoy appetizers and celebrated the many successes the residential colleges have seen over the last year.

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The Class of 2015, Beyond Northwestern

The Class of 2015, Beyond Northwestern

As 2016 commencement approaches, new data shows that graduates from the class of 2015 have made significant progress in their post-Northwestern career pursuits.

Northwestern Career Advancement’s 2015 Post-Graduation Study, which represents 79 percent of the undergraduate class of 2015, found that 64 percent of graduates were working full time or holding a paid public service position six months after graduation, compared to 62 percent in 2014.

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Annual Neighborhood BBQ Promotes Community

Annual Neighborhood BBQ Promotes Community

On Saturday, May 14, Northwestern Off-Campus Life hosted its annual Neighborhood BBQ with the Evanston Fire Department and the Fireman’s Park Neighborhood Association. Students and non-student neighbors gathered in Firemen’s Park to enjoy free burgers, veggie burgers, hot dogs, chips, and the Evanston community.

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2016 Dillo Day Guide for Res Hall Guests

2016 Dillo Day Guide for Res Hall Guests

Dillo Day is coming up, and on-campus students may be bringing guests to campus. Individuals entering any residence hall on campus must be a resident or the registered guest of a resident in that building. Students MUST have the proper wristband to enter the building, and all guests must adhere to the following guidelines for registration and picking up their residence hall wristbands.

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Norris Outdoors has all your outdoor needs

Norris Outdoors has all your outdoor needs

Now that spring is around the corner and the weather is getting warmer, Norris Outdoors is your way to take advantage of the outdoors without breaking the bank. Open from 12–5pm Monday–Friday, Norris has discount rental prices for everything you need for a game-filled day at the beach or a weekend in the woods.

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Know Where to go. Download the NUhelp App.

Know Where to go. Download the NUhelp App.

The Report feature on the new NUhelp app has simplified the process to make it easier for and students to report concerns or issues regarding Northwestern Students. No matter if you are reporting inappropriate behavior or sharing concerns about the well being of a fellow Wildcat, the app walks you through every step of the process. This feature is active 24/7 and acts as your direct line to the Dean of Student’s Office on campus.

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NU Hosts First Community Engagement Celebration

NU Hosts First Community Engagement Celebration

Wednesday, April 27, from 6:00-7:30 p.m., the Leadership and Community Engagement department hosted Northwestern’s first Community Engagement Celebration. Hosted in the Norris University Center, student leaders across the campus who have worked hard for social change and their partners throughout the community gathered together for a celebration with live music, an assortment of refreshments, and speakers from Northwestern and the Evanston community.

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JubilAsian Rings in Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

JubilAsian Rings in Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May marks the start of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month at Northwestern. Come join Multicultural Student Affairs (MSA) and members of the AAPI community as they celebrate with their annual culture show, JubilAsian. The show will feature various cultural performances, a banquet dinner and a keynote speech by Nim Chinniah, Executive Vice President of Northwestern University. JubilAsian will take place in the Norris Louis Room on Friday, May 6 from 6:00–8:00 p.m.

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Starting this Spring, Norris gets Greener

Starting this Spring, Norris gets Greener

Earth Day is just around the corner, and the Norris Center is on a mission to change up the way we go green. This spring, Norris is working towards Green Office Certification from  Northwestern’s Office of Sustainability to make this campus more environmentally friendly. Just a few everyday changes can really affect the mark we leave on this world.

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Famous Pakistani Musicians Visit Chapin Res. College

Famous Pakistani Musicians Visit Chapin Res. College

On April 15, Ali Aftab Saeed and Saad Sultan, two Pakistani musicians, performed for a group of students and faculty in Chapin Residential College. These two performers are Visiting Artists at Northwestern with a two week residency as part of the Global Humanities Initiative

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Get the Lowdown on Evanston Stores and Discounts. Download the NUhelp App.

Get the Lowdown on Evanston Stores and Discounts. Download the NUhelp App.

This year there is a new and easy way to have campus resources right at your fingertips. The interactive Northwestern Map on the new NUhelp app is your go-to information source for things on and around campus. The Map has details on all vendors that provide a Wildcard Advantage discount to all Wildcard holders, directions to hundreds of locations in Evanston, and location listings for bike repair stations around campus. This is your one-stop shop for parking lot information and safety resources like Bluelight installations and nearby 24/7 Neighborhood Desks.

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Dr. Larycia Hawkins Delivers Talk on the Meaning of Embodied Solidarity

Dr. Larycia Hawkins Delivers Talk on the Meaning of Embodied Solidarity

On April 7, 2016, Dr. Larycia Hawkins spoke in the Alice Millar Chapel to a gathering of community and university members on the Northwestern campus. Dr. Hawkins was invited to speak following her December 2015 decision to don a hijab to express her personal solidarity with her Muslim sisters.

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