News & Events

Northwestern Signs White House Climate Pledge

Northwestern University has signed on to President Barack Obama’s Higher Education Climate Pledge announced Thursday, November 19, 2015 by the White House in advance of the United Nations conference on climate change in Paris.

Northwestern to Adopt United Nations-Supported Principles for Responsible Investing

Northwestern University plans to sign on to the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investing, joining Harvard University and the University of California-Berkeley as the only U.S. universities to do so.

President Shapiro Signs Real Food Pledge

Environmental Sciences major and student activist, Miranda Cawley and a group of students from "Real Food at NU", persuade President Shapiro to sign pledge that 20 percent of dining hall food will meet "real food" criteria by 2020.


Winter classes begin - 2016

Monday, January 4, All Day
Classes commence for winter 2016