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Distinguished Secondary Teacher Award

Northwestern Seniors,Please think about a high school teacher who made a difference in your life and take a few minutes to nominate that person for the 2021 Distinguished Secondary Teacher Award. The nomination process takes only about the length of a study break, but can make a world of difference to a teacher. Former honorees

Analytics for Social Good

Winter 2021… IEMS 365: Analytics for Social GoodNorthwestern Juniors and Seniors – from all colleges and departments – consider joining IEMS 365: Analytics for Social Good Tues/Thurs 3:30 -4:50Professor Karen SmilowitzIndustrial Engineering & Management Sciences365.iems.northwestern.eduThis university-wide course in humanitarian and non-profit logistics explores the challenges and opportunities of achieving social good in the age of analytics. Students work on interdisciplinary

Dialogue with the Dean

Dean E. Patrick Johnson is pleased to invite you to attend his inaugural Dialogue with the Dean, a series of conversations with emerging and established communicators who are advancing the futures of their fields, challenging paradigms, and promoting social justice.  Dialogue with John L. JacksonWednesday, October 146:30-8 p.m. CT on Zoom John L. Jackson, Jr., is the Walter H.

GESI 2020 New remote fall opportunity!

During Fall Quarter 2020, the Global Engagement Studies Institute (GESI) is offering a virtual rendition of its programming in lieu of canceled study abroad programs due to COVID-19. This is a unique hybrid opportunity to explore complex questions through coursework while simultaneously engaging in a meaningful internship—all in a completely virtual online setting.Read more about

Northwestern Public Speaking Summer Meeting

Event Name: Northwestern Public Speaking Summer Weekly MeetingDate: Every Thursday (start from July 9th)Time: 5-6pmLink: Public Speaking Club will resume the weekly virtual meeting, starting from July 9th at 5-6pm, join us on Zoom through this link! At NU Public Speaking Club (formerly Toastmasters), our goal is to empower its members to become effective communicators and leaders. We


*************Every year, the Office of Undergraduate Admission welcomes a new cohort of students to our community. This year, we want to welcome them with a tangible piece of Northwestern: a poster that was designed by a fellow undergraduate peer. That’s where you come in. We’re looking to have an undergraduate student artist create a poster that

Ramadan 2020

Dear friends,Hope you are all safe and in good health. Ramadan, a month in which many Muslims observe the spiritual practice of abstaining from food/water and practice rituals in community will begin this upcoming Thursday evening April 23rd.  The first fast will be Friday April 24th through May 24th. This year, under the circumstances of

Hey SoC Seniors!! Interested in speaking at graduation?!

Hey SoC Seniors!! Interested in speaking at graduation?!The Student Advisory Committee for Commencement Activities is looking for students to fill the following speaking roles:– Student Speaker– Introduce Commencement Speaker– Honors Ceremony Speaker– EmceeIf you’re interested, applications are due by Friday, April 10 at 11:59pm: about the application process? Please email nusacca@gmail.comTwo important notes!1. We


Each year, we conduct a survey to learn more about your experiences in the School of Communication. We value your input and ideas, and completing the survey is a way to have a real impact on the School. The survey is anonymous, and will only take a few minutes of your time.The link for the