The Daily Northwestern

Perez: Don’t knock the Midwest until you try it

Zamone “Z” Perez, Op-Ed Contributor

October 21, 2018

When most people think of the Midwest, what comes to mind is a crippled economy, corn and a funny vernacular. As a lifelong resident of the Midwest, I feel like most of those assumptions hit the target most of the time. So, as...

Northwestern moves up to No. 16 on Forbes Top Colleges list

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 4, 2015

Northwestern ranked No. 16 in Forbes’ annual list of the country’s best colleges, moving up three spots since last year. This year NU ranked second in the Midwest following the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. Pomona College topped t...