Northern Star

Friday marks 50th anniversary of largest NIU student protest

Hailey Kurth

April 11, 2012

It’s 1962 at NIU. All women must return to their residence by 10 p.m. daily. All dorms are single-sex buildings; opposite sex is only allowed in the lobby. Students over 21 wanting to live off-campus must live in approved housing by the university. Any women that live off-campus must have a housemother...