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Office of Student Life

Welcome to the Medill Office of Student Life!

Our mission is to actively promote and maintain a positive experience for all Medill students. We accomplish this through curriculum support and guidance, student leadership development opportunities, global perspective development experiences and transformative community building.

Guiding Pillars

Curriculum Support and Guidance

  • New Student Orientation
  • Academic Advising
  • Registration Assistance
  • Faculty Adviser Training and Support

Student Leadership Development

  • Student Advisory Councils
  • Student Clubs, Organizations and Publications
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Diversity and Intercultural Programs

Global Perspective Development Experiences

  • Study Abroad Planning
  • Global Residency Planning
  • Intercultural Communication and Development
  • Cultural Exchange Events / Initiatives

Transformative Community Building

  • Program-Specific and Cross-Program Events and Initiatives
  • Chicago and Evanston Engagement
  • Student / Alumni Engagement
  • Convocation Events

Contact Student Life

Lillian Braunstein
Lillian Braunstein Academic Records Assistant
Fisk 101A
847-467-2763
l-braunstein@northwestern.edu
Nate Diagle
Nate Daigle Assistant Director, Student Life
Fisk Hall 101B
847-491-5878
nathan.daigle@northwestern.edu
Elizabeth Hunter
Elizabeth Hunter Associate Director, Student Life
Fisk 101C
847-491-4484
e-hunter@northwestern.edu
Dorina A Rasmussen
Dorina Rasmussen Director, Student Life
Fisk 101D
847-491-3586
da-rasmussen@northwestern.edu
Kristen Salomon
Kristen Salomon Assistant Director, Student Life
Fisk 101E
847-467-1884
kristen.salomon@northwestern.edu
Juanita Thompson
Juanita Thompson Administrative Assistant, Student Life
Fisk 101
847-467-2553
j-thompson5@northwestern.edu