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Srivastava: Financial aid should be expanded to higher income brackets

Heena Srivastava, Daily Columnist

April 15, 2018

Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

In 2016, Money ranked Northwestern among the richest colleges in the nation, and by the end of the 2017 fiscal year, NU had an endowment of $10.5 billion. But while the University is ranked among the richest in the nation, it...

Letter to the Editor: NU can learn from Purdue, other Big Ten institutions

January 21, 2018

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

As a member of the Big Ten, NU shares hefty revenues from the conference's cable TV sports network. Why not share other schools' practices as well? Purdue University is a good place to start. Mitch Daniels became Purdue's pre...

Schwartz: Northwestern should not penalize students for earning outside scholarships

Alex Schwartz, Columnist

January 9, 2017

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

Back in May, I was ecstatic to learn I had received a $5,000 merit-based scholarship through a company my mom works for. Though $5,000 is less than 15 percent of the average yearly cost of Northwestern, I thought the money would...