• 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.
  • Gwynne Shotwell, Alumnae Award, 2015

    Businesswoman, engineer, “rocket scientist,” and mentor are just some of the terms used to describe Gwynne Shotwell, president and chief operating officer of SpaceX, a commercial space exploration company, and recipient of The Alumnae of Northwestern University’s 2015 Centennial Alumnae Award.
  • Susie Phillips, Alumnae Teaching Professor 2014-17

    Susan ("Susie") Phillips, associate professor of English and associate department chair, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, is the recipient of the 2014 Alumnae Teaching Professorship Award. The three-year award honors a tenured faculty member for excellence in teaching and curriculum innovation.
  • Centennial Fall Lecture by David Zarefsky

    The Alumnae of Northwestern University closed its Centennial year on September 19, 2016, with a Fall Lecture: ELECTIONS 1916 AND 2016: WHAT HAS A CENTURY CHANGED? given by David Zarefsky, Professor Emeritus, Department of Communication Studies.
  • Alumnae of NU Undergraduate Research Scholars

    The inaugural class of The Alumnae of NU Undergraduate Research Scholars were invited to the May 16, 2016, Annual Luncheon at the Guild Lounge in Scott Hall. Pictured are those of the nine who were able to attend, Ron Braeutigam, Associate Provost, and Alumnae Directors, Carolyn Krulee and Pam James.

Announcements

Fri, 01/02/2015 - 8:04am

As stated in our brochure, be sure to bring your class entry card to each class, as it must be shown to the proctors at the door for entry to the class. Please note: in order to guarantee seating for our registered students, there will be only one time you will be allowed in with a temporary card. After that, you will be required to purchase a replacement card at the per diem price.


Wed, 02/22/2017 - 8:56pm

Eight students were named as 2016-17 STEM Scholars by The Alumnae of Northwestern University. Click to read about these outstanding students.


Mon, 02/06/2017 - 6:26pm

The suggested edition of The Brothers Karamazov for the Spring Quarter Thursday afternoon course given by Gary Saul Morson is as follows.

Modern Library edition (hard cover) of The Brothers Karamazov, trans. Constance Garnett


Sat, 10/20/2012 - 11:06am

The Alumnae of Northwestern University honored Marg Helgenberg with its Alumnae Award on October 14, 2012, at the Hilton Garden Inn, Evanston. To read about the TV and film star, click on "Awards."


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