The Daily Northwestern

Gordon: Rethinking the college major

Jake Gordon, Columnist

March 4, 2018

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

Many academic disciplines specialized throughout the 20th century, leading to the huge number of department offerings at most modern universities. Sadly, in specializing the disciplines, we’ve frequently pushed one perspective...

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...