• Michele Bresler, Alumnae President and Dan Linzer, Retiring Provost

    On May 22, 2017, The Alumnae of Northwestern was pleased to announce to Dan Linzer, that it had met its goal of $1,000,000 for the Centennial Endowment for Undergraduate Research.   Pictured here are Alumnae President, Michele Bresler, and retiring Provost, Dan Linzer.
  • Jenny Halpern 2017 Senior Woman's Service Award Recipient

    Jenny received the Alumnae’s 2017 Senior Service Award on May 22, 2017, for her volunteer work for Dance Marathon and Gigi’s Playhouse.  This photo reflects some of her academic work—her poster presented at the Undergraduate Research & Arts Exposition, May 30, 2017.  See the press release in the Announcements listed below to read more about Jenny.  
  • Nina Zhou, 2017 Alumnae of NU Undergraduate Research Scholar

    Nina is one of eleven Alumnae Undergraduate Scholars for 2017.  She is pictured here at another activity--the Undergraduate Research & Arts Exposition, May 30, 2017.  See the press release in the Announcements below for the complete list of the 2017 Alumnae Undergraduate Scholars. 
  • Alumnae Teaching Professors, Susie Phillips 2014 and Nick Davis 2017

    Nick Davis was introduced as the 2017 Teaching Professor, a three year award, at the University Teaching Awards. He is pictured here with Susie Phillips, the previous recipient.  May 22, 2017 Nick Davis Awarded Alumnae Teaching Professorship
  • Lisa M. Franchetti, Alumnae Award, 2016

    Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy, Lisa M. Franchetti, recipient of The Alumnae of Northwestern University’s 2016 Alumnae Award, was recently assigned as chief of staff, J5, The Joint Staff, Washington, D.C. Prior to this promotion, she served as commander, Carrier Strike Group Nine, with additional duty as commander, Carrier Strike Group Fifteen, San Diego, California.

Announcements

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 8:31am

Click on the attachment below for instructions to set up your NORRIS BOX OFFICE ONLINE ACCOUNT.  You must do this in order to register for Fall Quarter courses.

ONLINE REGISTRATION BEGINS ON MONDAY, AUGUST 7, 2017, at 12:00 am CT. 

If you are on the mailing list, you will get the course brochure as in the past.  REGISTRATION MAY ONLY BE DONE ONLINE OR AT THE NORRIS BOX OFFICE WINDOW BY THE MAIN DESK AT NORRIS CENTER.

Ways to Create a Norris Box Office online account

1. Click anywhere in the lavender box near the top of the Home page --Online course registration begins Monday, August 7, 2017, at 12:00 am CT.  Read how to set up your account and complete as instructed.  OR

2. Click on this link and fill out the General Public New User Registration form on the Norris Box Office website.  OR

3. Click on the Login page and then click on General Public New User Registration.

You must create a user id here before registering for a course. Each person must use his or her own email address when registering.


Tue, 09/05/2017 - 12:15pm

Please obtain the book and read the Prologue and Introduction prior to first class. 

Fall 2017: Course D:  The Book That Made Us Modern: Boccaccio’s Decameron

Required Text: Giovanni Boccaccio, The Decameron, trans. by G. H. McWilliam, Penguin, 1995, or trans. by Wayne Rebhorn, Norton 2013.


Fri, 07/21/2017 - 3:09pm

Because of their extrordinary ideas each will receive $12,500 to develop innovative new curriculum. 

Click the link below to read their credentials and a complete news release by Kayla Stoner.

https://news.northwestern.edu/stories/2016/12/faculty-given-support-to-c...

 


Tue, 06/13/2017 - 8:05am

Click to read about this outstanding professor.


Fri, 05/05/2017 - 7:05pm

Read attached news release


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