The Daily Northwestern

Office of Fellowships appoints new director as inaugural director retires

Erica Snow, Assistant Campus Editor

May 26, 2016

When Sara Anson Vaux, the director of the Office of Fellowships, hired Elizabeth Lewis Pardoe to the office roughly 10 years ago, Vaux knew Pardoe could one day be the office’s director. “I had my eye on her right away,...

SESP junior named Udall Scholar for environmental efforts

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 8, 2015

SESP junior Renee Wellman was awarded a Udall Scholarship on Tuesday in recognition of her environmental efforts. She is the first Northwestern student to win the award in five years. Wellman will receive $5,000 toward her...

Northwestern among top universities for Fulbright grants

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

February 12, 2015

Northwestern has secured a spot among the top 10 research institutions that produce Fulbright U.S. Student award winners after 27 NU students and alumni accepted a grant this academic year, the University announced Thursd...

Northwestern again a leader in Fulbright recipients

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

October 29, 2013

Northwestern is once again in the top 10 schools for producing recipients of Fulbright grants, according to a report released in The Chronicle of Higher Education. NU ranked sixth among research institutions, with 23 seniors,...