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Working groups that help direct classroom and teaching resources and administer policy changes and implementation at Northwestern University.

Committee on Honorary Degrees

Each year, Honorary Degrees are awarded to a select group of individuals of exceptional accomplishment. The faculty Committee on Honorary Degrees seeks nominations every spring and encourages submissions representing diverse disciplines and individuals. Learn more.

Council of Deans

The Council of Deans, chaired by the Provost, meets to discuss issues and policies that affect the administrative and academic operations of the University’s schools. Learn more

Policy Review Committee

The Northwestern Policy Review Committee is a standing committee of the University. Its role is to review, help ensure that new or revised University policies follow an approved format and process, and are approved by the respective University Officer. Learn more.