The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern places in Princeton Review’s theater, town-gown relations rankings

Jeanne Kuang, Assistant Summer Editor

August 6, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

Northwestern's theater scene is the fourth best in the nation, according to college rankings released Monday by The Princeton Review. The annual lists are based solely on student opinion. The Princeton Review asked 126,000...

Northwestern lawyer: Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action a ‘partial victory’

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

June 24, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

The Supreme Court's decision today to pass on a major ruling on affirmative action in college admissions is a "partial victory" for Northwestern and nine other schools that filed an amicus brief championing diversity in higher...

Northwestern’s Unite For Sight hosts first ‘Dining in the Dark’ experience

Lydia Ramsey, Copy Chief

May 21, 2013

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

When students entered one by one Tuesday into the Jerome B. Cohen Commons in Technological Institute, they were met with a meal in complete darkness. Northwestern’s chapter of Unite For Sight, an organization that raises money to ...

Northwestern officials split on stagnant U.S. News & World Report ranking

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

September 12, 2012

Filed under Campus

Northwestern's fifth straight year as the 12th best college in the nation garnered mixed reviews from University officials Wednesday — and has some questioning the validity of the rankings. Though one spokesman praised NU's...