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Northwestern retains 12th place in U.S. News rankings

Matthew Choi, Copy Chief

September 14, 2016

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern retained its position as the 12th best university in the nation, according to this year's rankings by U.S. News and World Report. The 2017 rankings, released Tuesday, placed NU behind Johns Hopkins University and...

Northwestern named 12th best university in U.S. News rankings

Alice Yin, Campus Editor

September 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern reclaimed its spot as the 12th best national university in the U.S. News & World Report college rankings this year. The 2016 rankings, which were released Tuesday, bumped NU up from its 13th spot last year. NU is now tied with Dartmouth College at 12th, following Johns Hopkins Univer...

Fifth candidate joins race for 9th Ward alderman

Tori Latham, City Editor

April 7, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Another candidate has joined the race to take over the ninth ward alderman position that Coleen Burrus will vacate April 24. Schona Buranda, the fifth person vying for the position, is the program director of outreach and ...

New Tinder-like app comes to Northwestern

Annie Bruce, Reporter

September 25, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A new matchmaking app that will match up interested students as "friends," "hook-ups" or "dates" is launching at Northwestern on Sunday night. Friendsy, an app designed by two Princeton University seniors, offers students ...