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Dillo Day Special Edition

In this issue: Know Before You Go, Smart Dillo, This Week at Northwestern

Know Before You Go

It’s time to start packing for Camp Dillo, and this special edition of the PawPrint has everything you need to enjoy the great outdoors safely.

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Pick Up Your Wristbands

May 16-17, 2122 Sheridan Rd, Performance Hall

Pick up your Dillo Day wristbands by 2 p.m. on Friday, May 17. Wristbands cannot be picked up on the day of Dillo. A valid Wildcard or government-issued ID, along with the six-digit confirmation code, must be presented at pickup. Students must also have a photo of their registered guests’ government-issued IDs ready. 

See pick-up times

This Week at Northwestern

Click around to find everything you need to know for the week ahead at Northwestern. Never miss a deadline, event or update in the sections below.


Virtual Student Debrief Space

May 23, 5:00-6:00 PM 
This hour serves to connect students in an inclusive space, to debrief around the Israel & Palestine Speaker Series.  This event will be virtual and a link will be shared with those who register.

Food Trucks on Campus

May 29, 2024, 2:00-4:00 PM, Evanston Campus

The Office of the Provost invites all students, faculty and staff to stop by one of five food truck locations across the Evanston campus for free Italian ice, churros, funnel cakes, ice cream treats and whoopie pies while supplies last. There’s always room for (free!) dessert.


Red Watch Band Alcohol Bystander Intervention Trainings

Have you ever had to help a drunk friend but weren’t sure exactly what you were doing? Attend a Red Watch Band bystander intervention training to learn more. The training will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to identify and intervene effectively in an alcohol-related medical emergency. You’ll learn about signs and symptoms of alcohol poisoning, how to prevent and/or respond to an alcohol emergency; and the truth behind common alcohol-related myths.


Add to May Purple Praise Board

All are invited to add to the MAY Purple Praise board! Use our campus-wide Kudoboard to share your gratitude with friends, faculty, peers, advisers now through the end of the month!

Books and Breakfast is Hiring

Applications Due May 27

Do you love kids? Want to be better connected to your Evanston neighbors? Interested in issues of education equity? You are invited to apply to work for Books and Breakfast, a morning before-school program supporting Evanston kids and addressing historic inequities in the school system.

Click the link for more info and to access the application. Applications are due May 27.

2024 Wildcat Excellence Gratitude Celebration

Tuesday, May 28 from 6:00-8:00 PM, Louis Room, Norris

The Wildcat Excellence Gratitude Celebration is an annual celebration event that recognizes and honors the outstanding leadership of our students, staff, faculty, student organizations, and their advisors. The end-of-year event is open to the entire Northwestern community and recognizes and extends gratitude for how NU members support and care for one another, lead with justice and equity at the center, and serve NU and the local Evanston and Chicago communities.


Drop-In Peer Tutoring

Come see the ASLA Peer Tutors for help with variety of courses! You can find them Sunday through Thursday at Schapiro Hall, Shepard Hall, Elder Lounge, the Multicultural Center, and the GSRC.
Subjects covered include biology, general chemistry, organic chemistry, economics, engineering analysis, math, physics, and statistics.

Student Affairs Marketing Needs Photographers & Videographers for Fall 2024

SAM is looking for talented and dependable photographers, videographers, as well as photo/video editors. (or any combination of those) for Fall Quarter 2024. Ideally we would like to get you familiar with the team and your role this quarter. Candidates MUST have a portfolio for review. Work-Study is strongly preferred. If interested, read more about the job description and fill out the application here.