The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern places 30th in international ranking

Edward Cox, Assistant Summer Editor

August 18, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

Northwestern remains the 30th best university in the world for the second year in a row, according to Shanghai Jai Tong University. The Chinese school released its Academic Ranking of World Universities on Thursday, puttin...

New department to focus on Asian literature, culture

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 27, 2013

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Faculty

Northwestern is expanding its Asian studies course offerings with the creation of the new Department of Asian Languages and Cultures this fall. The new department will bring a literary and cultural focus to the study of Chinese,...

‘Glee’ actor speaks about life experiences

Junnie Kwon, Reporter

October 29, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Given the clean-cut style of Mike Chang, a character on the television show "Glee," Gleeks wouldn't guess that Harry Shum Jr., the actor behind the role, had cornrows at the beginning of his career in 2002. Shum spoke to Northwe...