Through the Arch and Beyond the Rock

“It’s a beautiful area and to have this building and to showcase the water we have, it seems like a privilege to me,” said Matthew Zampa (Class of ‘15) on the NEW NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY SAILING CENTER!

The sailing center is one way we take advantage of our two on campus beaches.

Dinner with 12 Strangers - a Northwestern tradition. 
This NU tradition unites alumni, students, and faculty in a series of small dinner parties that help to make the university a friendlier place. The program is simple: alumni host dinners in their homes or other place of their choosing. Students and faculty sign up to attend a dinner.

Dinner with 12 Strangers - a Northwestern tradition.

This NU tradition unites alumni, students, and faculty in a series of small dinner parties that help to make the university a friendlier place. The program is simple: alumni host dinners in their homes or other place of their choosing. Students and faculty sign up to attend a dinner.

Last school year four freshmen created DOJO — a space for Northwestern students to explore freestyle rap. Read their story on Northbynorthwestern.

Last school year four freshmen created DOJO — a space for Northwestern students to explore freestyle rap. Read their story on Northbynorthwestern.

In Evanston we currently are constructing a new Music & Communication Building, a new building for Kellogg, additions to Tech, a sailing center, and are due to open our Visitors Center this Fall. (Breath. Very exciting. Can’t wait).
With that said, let’s throw it back to the 1926 construction of Ryan Field — then called Northwestern University Stadium.
-via @NU_Sports-

In Evanston we currently are constructing a new Music & Communication Building, a new building for Kellogg, additions to Tech, a sailing center, and are due to open our Visitors Center this Fall. (Breath. Very exciting. Can’t wait).

With that said, let’s throw it back to the 1926 construction of Ryan Field — then called Northwestern University Stadium.

-via @NU_Sports-

News by Northwestern students reporting from Capitol Hill.

NU Nights shirts, DM swag, sweatpants… Northbynorthwestern offers up your Guide to Northwestern Normcore.

Reverse shot of the Arch. Love the sun gleaming off the lantern.

Reverse shot of the Arch. Love the sun gleaming off the lantern.

Hannah Chung (Class of ‘13) and Aaron Horowitz (Class of ‘13) created Jerry the Bear through Design For America in 2009. Jerry, through play, helps children diagnosed with diabetes master the medical procedures they learn at the doctor’s office. Hannah and Aaron’s goal is to get Jerry into the hands of every child diagnosed with diabetes.

Hannah Chung (Class of ‘13) and Aaron Horowitz (Class of ‘13) created Jerry the Bear through Design For America in 2009. Jerry, through play, helps children diagnosed with diabetes master the medical procedures they learn at the doctor’s office. Hannah and Aaron’s goal is to get Jerry into the hands of every child diagnosed with diabetes.

Freshman year my roommate and I became obsessed with finding the best soup in Chicago. Three years later, Soup Box is still in the lead.
Brendan Flynn, Class of ‘15

Northwestern’s NUvention, an interdisciplinary entrepreneurial program that pools resources and faculty from across the University, gives students experience developing their ideas into products and companies.

Willie The Wildcat inside the T-shirt pocket — Genius Idea! What a fun design by @wildcatwelcome.

Willie The Wildcat inside the T-shirt pocket — Genius Idea! What a fun design by @wildcatwelcome.

In addition to an active Club and Intramural sports scene, Northwestern fields 19 Varsity Teams that compete in the Big Ten. Admission to all home athletic contests is included in the cost of attendance. Go ‘Cats!

In addition to an active Club and Intramural sports scene, Northwestern fields 19 Varsity Teams that compete in the Big Ten. Admission to all home athletic contests is included in the cost of attendance. Go ‘Cats!

This is Cloud Gate (aka “The Bean”) at Millennium Park, the site of Wildcat Welcome’s Purple Pride event. 
Check out more beautiful shots of Chicago.

This is Cloud Gate (aka “The Bean”) at Millennium Park, the site of Wildcat Welcome’s Purple Pride event.

Check out more beautiful shots of Chicago.

A page out of Professor Shane Larson’s Idea Journal. Note the purple ink. 
-via twitter-

A page out of Professor Shane Larson’s Idea Journal. Note the purple ink.

-via twitter-

This is a great time to be at Northwestern.
Overheard at First Year Experience instructor training.