The Daily Northwestern

One Book selection ‘Whistling Vivaldi’ focuses on issues of race, stereotypes

Annie Bruce, Reporter

April 7, 2014

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Student Entertainment

“Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do” has been selected as the book for the 2014-15 One Book One Northwestern program.  “Whistling Vivaldi,” written by social psychologist Claude Steele, t...

Northwestern acceptance rate drops to record-low 12.9 percent

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

March 22, 2014

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern accepted a record-low 12.9 percent of applicants for the class of 2018. NU sent out 3,440 acceptance letters Thursday to regular decision applicants, said Christopher Watson, dean of undergraduate admissions. The...

Despite Common App glitches, Northwestern early decision apps up 14 percent

Tyler Pager, Reporter

November 14, 2013

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus

Despite issues with the Common Application, early decision applications to Northwestern for the class of 2018 increased about 14 percent from last year. While the number may change in the next few days, Christopher Watson,...